Kasaragod district has a forest area 115.09sq.kilometers falling under 6he Wayanad Forest Division. Reserve forest stretches to 86.52sq.kms. and vested forest, to 28.57sq.kms. It stretches in two ranges- Kasaragod and Kanhangad. The forest produces are shegaibark, sheakoy, cardamom, canes, fibres, etc. Sambar, the fastest deer, is seen in some areas. Wild boars are a nuisance to the cultivators of hilly areas.
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