What is national park ? A national park is a park officially recognised by a nation's government.National parks are frequently made to ensure the creatures that live inside them or the land itself. || India's First National Park || India's first national park was built up in 1936 as Hailey National Park, now known as Jim Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand. In 1972, India authorized the Wildlife Protection Act and Project Tiger to defend the territories of preservation dependent species. || Contrasts between National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries || No human action is permitted inside a National Park while restricted exercises are allowed inside the asylum. Restricted financial action (sand and stone mining) is allowed in Biosphere Reserve.