The endemic wildlife of Madagascar has evolved over millions of years of isolation, and there is no greater example of this than the exceptional, primitive primates that inhabit the island—the lemurs. In this issue, our author goes in search of
This Creature Feature aims to introduce you to an inhabitant of the Indian Ocean. Many of these creatures live not far offshore from some of ourfavourite beachside destinations. Let’s find out a little more about them. May 2015 found me underwater
Here is a recap of the best of the best from the year gone by. 2019, while having its ups and downs, has been a wonderful journey for us, and we invite you to glance again with fondness for the
Count your blessings if you have seen one in the wild. Here is your chance for a face-off with this elusive cat which may soon become the stuff of legends. The Grey ghost of the Himalayan landscape. Story : Khulbushansingh Suryawanshi Illustrations
Mangroves are a collection of trees and shrubs that live in the coastal intertidal region, and are extremely important for the biodiversity of that place. Tanishka had mixed feelings one morning when her parents told her that they would be visiting a
The Atlantic puffin (Fraterculaarctica), also known as the common puffin, is a species of seabird in the auk family. The only puffin native to the Atlantic Ocean, their conservation status in the IUCN list is Vulnerable (Population decreasing). After a lonely winter, Skomer
The Red fox is arguably the most handsome of all canids, a creature whose adaptability has earned it a significant presence worldwide. We explore both sides of this beautiful coin, the reasons that it is loved and the cause for
The lesser-frequented tranquil coastal Karnataka provides a once-in-a lifetime experience to avid birders with a feast of passerine and pelagic avifauna. While planning a trip for the December 2018 break, we zeroed in on coastal Karnataka primarily for its avian residents.