The Manas Tiger Reserve is located in the foothills of the Bhutan Himalayas in four districts of Bodoland Territorial Council, Assam, India.

As per Govt. notification No. FRW. 25/2008/36 dated 30.05.2008, the boundary description of Manas Tiger Reserve extends from the point where the Sankosh river cuts the Indo-Bhutan International Boundary, eastwards to the point where the triradiate pillar indicates the Assam, Bhutan and the Arunachal Boundaries and from that point eastward and then westwards along the southern boundaries.

The core and buffer area of the MTR are as follows:-

 

              Area of the Forest Block            : Manas National Park            =   500.00 Sq. km.

                                                                  : Barnadi Wildlife Sanctuary  =     26.22 Sq. km.

                                                                  : Reserved Forests                = 2310.88 Sq. km.

                                                                                              Total areas = 2837.10 Sq. km.

 

              Core Area                                    :   526.22 Sq. km.

              Buffer Area                                 : 2310.88 Sq. km.

                                                       Total = 2837.10  Sq. km.

 

Sl. No. Forest Division Forest Block Area (Km2)
1 FDTP, Manas Manas National Park          500.00
2 Dhansiri Division Barnadi WLS            26.22
3 Kachugaon Division Ripu RF          605.27
4 Kachugaon Division Kachugaon RF          214.45
5 Kachugaon Division Chirang RF          592.54
6 Haltugaon Division Bengtol RF (Part 1)            10.71
7 Haltugaon Division Bengtol RF (Part 2)            60.92
8 Chirang Division Manas RF          530.45
9 Chirang Division Kuklung RF            14.69
10 Baksa Division Daodhara RF            17.48
11 Baksa Division Batabari RF            21.63
12 Baksa Division Subankhata RF            23.37
13 Baksa Division Morapagladia RF            21.05
14 Baksa Division Darranga RF            23.58
15 Baksa Division Sukanjuli RF            13.15
16 Baksa Division Lebra PRF              3.65
17 Baksa Division Dihira PRF              6.16
18 Dhansiri Division Khalingduar RF            70.33
19 Dhansiri Division Kherkhari PRF              6.00
20 Dhansiri Division Kundar beel PRF              9.93
21 Dhansiri Division Bhairabkunda PRF            35.43
22 Dhansiri Division Bhairabkunda RF            24.41
23 Dhansiri Division Newlee PRF              5.68
 TOTAL AREA =        2837.10