Yawal Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the Yawal Tehsil of Jalgaon district of Maharashtra , India . The Sanctuary is spread over an area of about 178 square kilometres (69 sq mi) covered with dense forest. It has rich varieties of flora and fauna therefore it becomes a beautiful resort. The main animal species in the sanctuary include tiger,leopard, sambar, chinkara, nilgai, sloth bear etc. the wildlife sanctuary also attracts a lot of migratory birds that add to the beauty of the place.