Firstly, there are 18 Biosphere Reserves in India, among which 12 Biosphere reserves in India find their place in UNESCO's List of Man Biosphere Reserves
Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve is located in the Himalayan Mountains in the northern part of India in Uttarakhand. Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve is a UNESCO recognised Biosphere reserve under Man & Biosphere Programme.
There are a total of 3 Biosphere Reserves in Madhya Pradesh which are Panna Biosphere Reserve, Panchmari Biosphere Reserve and Achanakmar Amarkantak Biosphere Reserve. This article is about Panna Biosphere Reserve.
Pachmarhi Biosphere Reserve, the name Pachmarhi is derived from the Hindi words “Panch” (five) and “Marhi” (caves) - the famous Pandav Caves.
The Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve have the distinction of being the first biosphere reserve in India situated in parts of Tamilnadu, Kerala and Karnataka. Map here.
Achanakmar Amarkantak Biosphere Reserve is in the states of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. This reserve is one of the less developed and least disturbed areas in both the states.