Sloth bears of Yala National Park
Sloth bears of Yala National Park plays a major role to attract tourist to Yala National Park right after the elusive Leopard. Sloth bears are the only member of family Ursidae that are found in dry zone forest such as Yala, Wilpattu and Kumana. The Sloth bear found in National Parks such as Yala and Wilpattu have evolved from the Eurasian Brown bear over several millennia’s. The Sloth bears of Yala National Park have a shaggy,dusty and untidy black coat of fur. It is unmistakable if you are to spot a Sloth Bear in Yala National Park.