Zoological Survey of India

Zoological Survey of India

The Zoological Survey of India (ZSJ) is a premier research organiza tio n functioning under the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Clima te Change. ZS] has been actively involved since its inception  in 1916,  in the survey, exploration and  research leading  to the expansion  of our knowledge on  the  immensely rich faunal diversity of our country.  ZSI Headquarters is located in Kolkata and has 16 Regional Centres spread across the country.

ZSI with Headquarters at Kolkata and fo llowing Regional Centres:

  • North Eastern Regional Centre (NERC), Shillong
  • Western Regional Centre (WRC), Pune
  • Central Zone Regional Centre (CZRC), Jabalpur
  • Desert Regional Centre (DRC), Jodh pu
  • Northern Regional Centre (NRC), Dehradun
  • Southern Regional Centre (SRC), Chennai
  • Gangetic Plains Regional Centre (GPRC), Patna
  • The High Altitude Regional Centre (HARC), So la n
  • Marine Biology Centre (MBRC), Chennai
  • Andaman and  Nicobar Regional Centre (ANRC),  Port Blair.
  • Sunderban Regional Centre, (SBRC), Canning
  • Freshwater Bio log y Regional Centre (FBRC) . Hyderabad
  • Western Ghat Regional Centre (WGRC), Calicut
  • Estuarine Biology Regional Centre (EBRC), Gopalpur
  • Arunachal Pradesh Regional Centre (APRC), [tanagar
  • Marine Aquarium and Regional Centre (MARC), Digha

For more details please visit the website : http://zsi.gov.in