Eastern Ghats and Western Ghats
Krishnayyanakatte reservoir at the foothills near Yelandur
Flora and fauna
BR HILL FOREST
A wildlife sanctuary of 322.4 square kilometres (124.5 sq mi)
Various observations point to a possible biogeographic link between BR hills and Nilgiri ranges.
The biota of BRT sanctuary can be expected to be predominantly of Western Ghats in nature with significant proportion of eastern elements as well