The documentation of the river otter, Lutra Percipillata at Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary Andhra Pradesh India was studied with special reference to ecology status distribution of population habitat evaluation reproductive biology food and feeding strategies together with exploitation pattern in relation to mangrove habitats and human impacts of Coringa area.
Conservation programmes with strict implementation as well as management strategies and action plans were carried out at Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary.
The study area is under severe exploitation. Habitat destruction construction of aquaculture. Pouching of Otters for skin fur and meat. Hence the population of Otters are decreasing day by day. So conservation and management of Otters are required to protect the species.
The details of the above aspects are presented in different chapters of this monograph.