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
A land rich in some of the most amazing wild species in the world, Costa Rica is a destination where stunning colors rule the landscape. You’ve seen this exotic and gorgeous landscape many times on celluloid. Costa Rica’s incredible beaches, and
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.
The Biodiversity of Satpura has many tales to tell, with the forest unpretentiously growing on the traveller’s psyche till its captures the heart of those who wander in the beckoning woods. “There is pleasure in the pathless woods” said Lord Byron.
Odonatology- the study of odonates(dragonfly, damselfly, etc). Pankaj Koparde recounts his experience at the first ever meeting of Odonatology enthusiasts at the DragonflyIndia meeting of August 2014. In August 2014, DragonflyIndia organised its first ever meet in Nagpur, Maharashtra. A part
Global Warming. Light Pollution. Climate Change. Biodiversity Loss. These are the words that make a mark in our minds when we think of our Blue Planet. Isn’t there even a single positive element that comes to mind when we think
A park named thus due to the absence of cicadas in the forest, we take you inside Silent Valley National Park in search of its many wonders, including the Lion-tailed macaque (Macaca silenus), the park’s flagship species. So dense are
The Western Ghats is an ancient mountain range that runs along the west coast of India from Kerala till the Gujarat-Maharashtra border. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site and a biodiversity hotspot, having some of the rarest species found