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Watching India"s wildlife

the anthology of a lifetime

by Arjan Singh.

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Wildlife conservation -- India,
    • Environmental protection -- India,
    • Nature conservation -- India

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBilly Arjan Singh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL84.5.I4 A75 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvii, 188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3709977M
      ISBN 100195650948
      LC Control Number2003307515

      The Indian landmass is home to a large variety of flora and fauna. India has an amazingly wide variety of wildlife animals and birds that live in the diverse terrain of the country. From ferocious Royal Bengal tigers to Asiatic Elephants, India houses this huge variety of animals in its 89 national parks, 18 Bio-Reserves and more than The Wildlife Protection Society of India (WPSI) was founded in by Belinda Wright, its Executive Director, who was an award-winning wildlife photographer and filmmaker till she took up the cause of conservation. From its inception, WPSI's main aim has been to bring a new focus to the daunting task of tackling India's growing wildlife crisis. It does this by providing support and Location: New Delhi, India.

      India has about Wildlife Sanctuaries, National Park and 18 Bio-reserves. We can understand about India’s richer and diverse wildlife from the fact that India has three biodiversity hot-spots among the 34 biodiversity hot-spots of the world. They are- Western Ghats, Eastern Himalayas, and Indo-Burma. About Tiger Safari India We specialize in bespoke wildlife tours in various national parks in India. Doing safaris personally over the last 3 decades in various national parks gives us an understanding of the various parks in different months.5/5(97).

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Buy Watching India's Wildlife: The Anthology of a Lifetime (Oxford India Collection) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders Watching India's Wildlife: The Anthology of a Lifetime (Oxford India Collection): Singh, Billy Arjan: : BooksCited by: 1.

About this book A scion of a princely family, Billy Arjan Singh took to hunting at a very young age, but circumstances and his own character led him to a different path altogether.

Widely recognized as one of India's most active conservationists, Billy has waged an unremitting battle against environmental destruction for several years. Watching India's wildlife. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Arjan Singh, Watching India's wildlife.

New Delhi: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Arjan Singh.

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The Book Focuses On Key Landmarks In The History Of Indian Wildlife - Both Its Conservation And Decline. Chapters On The Ancient And Medieval Periods Sketch Out India`S Early Wildlife History. Nature`S Retreat Against Human Onslaught Over The Past Two Centuries, And Effrots To Reverse That Trend, Are Addressed In Watching Indias wildlife book.

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Synopsis India, the original jungle, matches Africa in wilderness and wildlife but is also home to one sixth of humanity.

"Indian Wildlife" has been fully updated and revised by India's top naturalist, Dr. Asad Rahmani. The first section of this guide presents the broad spectrum of species /5(3). India Nature Watch, abbreviated as INW, is a non-commercial community website that focuses on sharing photographs of Indian wildlife.

INW hosts nature photographs taken in India in eight categories: Birds, Mammals, Reptiles and Amphibians, Butterflies and Moths, Landscape, Insects and Other Invertebrates, Flora and Others.

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Our website includes overbooks covering every aspect of wildlife, ecology and conservation as well as a comprehensive range of wildlife survey equipment, nestboxes and habitat management tools. The Oxford Anthology of Indian Wildlife: Volume II: Watching and Conserving. The last century has witnessed a remarkable change in attitudes towards wildlife, with the focus shifting from conquest or slaughter to conservation, and this volume celebrates that voyage of discovery/5(4).

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Wildlife of India. Why we like India. IUCN is an NGO. It publishes Red data book which contains a list of ‘Threatened species’ (vulnerable, endangered and critically endangered). Answer: b) 2 only. BirdLife International. BirdLife International is the world’s largest nature conservation partnership.

Together they are BirdLife Partners worldwide. The Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) is an Indian nature conservation organisation to conserve wildlife and its habitat and to work for the welfare of individual wild animals.

WTI has been credited for achieving conservation milestones such as Recovering population of critically endangered species, Translocation of Species, Reducing Human-Animal Conflict, Rescue and Rehabilitation of Animals Founded:New Delhi, INDIA.Wildlife tourism is a growing phenomenon, particularly in emerging economies such as India.

Purported benefits of this growth in tourism include greater tourist interest in, and support for.Explore Three National ParksExplore three of India’s top national parks on multiple safari drives in open 4x4s—you won’t find a richer or more diverse wildlife-focused itinerary; Look for Tigers & Much MoreSafari with our naturalist Expedition Leader in search of tigers, one-horned rhinoceros, Asian elephants, sloth bears, barking deer and other fascinating wildlife5/5(23).