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In Search Of The Himalayan Myth

Puskar Basu embarked on a journey to the remotest corners of the trans-Himalaya to photograph the snow leopard only to discover that this unparalleled, biodiverse landscape had so much more to offer.

Phantom Quest – Into The Lair Of The Grey Ghost

Few people have the legs and lungs to walk where the author walked in the Eastern Himalaya. Supported by the Department of Environment and Forest, Government of Arunachal Pradesh, Rajarshi Chakraborty and his team went out in search of the snow leopard, in tough, but stunningly beautiful terrain. Possibly the most climate-threatened of all the large cats, its survival could well be dependent on how…

Doting Dads And Marauding Males – The Story Of Parental Care Behaviour In Raorchestes Chalazodes

Dr. Seshadri K.S. writes of the white-spotted bush frogs’ parental care behaviour, which he observed in Tamil Nadu’s Kalakad-Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve (KMTR).

Quadripartite Association

On a night walk in the Doyang Valley, Dr. Anish Andheria stumbles upon a rarely recorded phenomenon – a four-party association between three insects belonging to three different orders (Lepidoptera, Hymenoptera and Hemiptera)… and a plant!

The Call Of The Chengu

In a remote area of the Zunheboto district of Nagaland, village communities are creating community conserved areas to protect their forests. They are also working to put an end to hunting and unsustainable fishing. Dr. Pia Sethi writes of the people’s creative efforts to develop bird and biodiversity-based ecotourism.

Sunabeda – Once A Bastion For Wildlife, Now On The Brink

Once a bastion for wildlife, now on the brink, says Satyesh Naik who makes a case for the ecological resurrection of Odisha’s Sunabeda Wildlife Sanctuary.

On The Shore Of Life And Death

In Odisha’s Ganjam district, a concerted effort by the Forest Department, NGOs and local communities is underway to ensure safe passage for thousands of olive Ridley hatchlings at the Gokharkuda beach, reports Pranav Capila.

On The Wolf Trail – Lahaul-Spiti To Lower Saxony

Volunteering with wildlife organisations across two continents, Lalitha Krishnan shares her observations from the field in an attempt to dispel the myths surrounding the mysterious and misunderstood wolves.

Herping - A Love Affair

Having spent years in the vast Thar, combing through the sands of the most densely human-populated desert in the world, Vipul Ramanuj writes an appreciation of the gamut of herplife that the Great Indian Desert manages to sustain.

Belling The Cat – Using Telemetry To Study Lions In People’s Backyards

Stotra Chakrabarti, reflects on four years spent tracking four lionesses and their prides in the human-dominated landscapes outside the Gir National Park.

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