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Category:Chimmony Wildlife Sanctuary

English: Chimmony Wildlife Sanctuary (Malayalam: ചിമ്മിണി വന്യജീവി സംരക്ഷണകേന്ദ്രം) is situated in Mukundapuram Taluk in the Thrissur district of Kerala state in South India. Established in 1984, the sanctuary with an area of about 85.067 km2 is on the Western slopes of the Nelliyampathi hills. Along with the neighboring Peechi-Vazhani Wildlife Sanctuary it forms a continuous protected area of 210 km2. It also lies just west of Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary, providing some habitat connectivity with the forests of that relatively large protected area.

10°26′19.74″N 76°27′48.3″E / 10.4388167°N 76.463417°E / 10.4388167; 76.463417

Chimmony Wildlife sanctuary is situated in Mukundapuram Taluk of Thrissur District, of Kerala state, in India.