Tag : Bombay Natural History Society

4 months, 2 weeks ago 0
Posted in: From WCS-India

The Great Indian Bustard has long been Critically Endangered, having disappeared from 90% of its former range in India. A Ministry of Environment report prepared by the Wildlife Institute of India (WII) estimated a 75% reduction in population in the last 30 years. The largest remaining population is found in the Thar Desert in Rajasthan. […]

10 months, 1 week ago 0
Posted in: Blog

BOOK REVIEW: Bird Business Author: Rohan Chakravarthy Publisher: BNHS Birds being birds, as they flit from branch to branch to tree to sky it is tough to pin them down or catch on lens their daily chores. That’s where birder Rohan Chakravarthy’s book Bird Business comes in handy. Combining information on the wooing, nesting and feeding […]