Mahouts cross the Rapti River on their return home after collecting food for elephants in Sauraha.
Indian Wildlife experience is very different than what you get to see in other parts of the world (say Africa for that matter). In Africa, in one national park and in one outing you can get to see say lions, rhinos, elephants, hippos, gazelles, monkeys etc – practically everything. This is not the case in […]
India has an exceptionally rich and highly diversified flora and fauna, exhibiting complex composition, characteristics, and affinities. Over the past century, land-use changes and human population growth have severely affected most Indian mammal species and their habitats. One of the most charismatic and endangered species among large carnivorous mammals found in the Indian Himalayas is […]
Since many years now, tourists have flocked to the beaches to enjoy the cool waves in this hot Indian summer. Nowadays, while that number is intact, tourism industry has also seen a rise in the number of wildlife enthusiasts. Summer being the main season for wildlife sightings, a lot of travelers these days choose this greener […]
We are a nation inhabiting diverse amount of flora and fauna. So, there is greater reason for us to conserve them in their natural habitat. Globally, a lot of faunal Indian species (e.g. Gray Wolf (Canis lupus pallipes), Kalij pheasant (Lophura leucomelanos) have been categorized in IUCN red list as “least concern”, but in India […]
Housed in the state of Madhya Pradesh, the wildlife park got its name from the river Pench, which cuts a path through the forest. The beauty of this wildlife park is so enchanting, that it has sparked one of the best creations of Rudyard Kipling’s – The Jungle Book. I went to attend one of […]