In Which State Kudremukh Mine Located
Kudremukh mine deposits known to be one of the largest in the world is located in the state of Karnataka. Kudremukh Iron Ore mine is one of the largest iron ore mines in the world. Kudremukh mines on the western ghats and a pelletisation plant in Mangalore. Kudremukh Iron Company Limited (KIOCL) has been conducting its mining operations in the Western Ghats for over 20 years.
Kudremukh has the largest extent of bio-diversity rich shola-grassland ecosystems located in a hilly, high rainfall region in the Western Ghats. In addition the Bhadra River and its tributaries are the habitat of several fish and mollusc species besides the endangered otter. Downstream of Kudremukh, the Bhadra river flows past the recently established Bhadra Tiger Reserve.