Winners Photography Awards 2010
Lion by Mukesh Acharya
Right now the Asiatic lion story looks like it’s a success. But lurking in the wings are problems of man-animal conflict and industrial intrusion including mining. Nevertheless, the Gujarat Forest Department has done a remarkable protection job and as a result Panthera leo persica is doing well for now with the cats roaming across a 10,000 sq. km. range in the Greater Gir Landscape.