The Floodplain National Park is located in the Polonnaruwa district and is mainly due to the elephant as a corridor between the Wasgamuwa – and the Somawathiya National Park.
It is believed that in this area about 100 wild elephants exist. Unfortunately, we find that elephant on the adjacent mountains of garbage in search of food.
In addition to the elephants are, inter alia, found:
- Water Buffalo
- Deer and other wildlife
- Wind pigs
- A variety of birds and reptiles