19Mar, 2018

A tiger in the backyard – Part 2

Aditya Panda Naturalist & Wildlife Conservationist, Bhubaneswar     After alerting, worrying and exciting foresters and conservationists, the tiger vanished, with absolutely no trace. There were no more signs or sightings. Then, some two months later, he surfaced 60kms in the opposite direction at the Dalijoda Reserve Forest (the last …

14Mar, 2018

A tiger in the backyard – Part 1

March 14, 2018 Aditya Panda  Naturalist & Wildlife Conservationist, Bhubaneswar “There is a tiger in my farm,” informed a friend over the phone on the evening of Makar Sankranti, 2013. I was surprised, but not baffled. I should have been. This was Bhubaneswar city we were in, part of an …