Sanctuary Asia


The Sanctuary Nature Foundation’s flagship Sanctuary Asia magazine founded and edited by Bittu Sahgal has been in continuous publication since 1981 and remains India's leading and best-loved magazine in its genre. Browse through select articles from our past issues.
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Meet Anwaruddin Choudhury
Meet Anwaruddin Choudhury He speaks with Bittu Sahgal about his childhood, inspirations and pioneering work in the Northeast.

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Dr. Jane Goodall: A Symbol Of Hop...
A childhood spent with nature shaped the life of Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, writes Lakshmy Raman.

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Tansa: A Forgotten Forest Paradis...
Tansa: A Forgotten Forest Paradise Kedar Gore sheds light on what makes this breathtaking forest so precious and why we need to prioritise its protection.

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On The Trails of the Great Sawfis...
Following a team working with coastal communities, Abida Rahman Chowdhury delves into sawfish poaching on the Bangladeshi coast.

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River Animals And River People: F...
Rizwan Mithawala speaks to ecologist Nachiket Kelkar about his work on Riverine Ecosystems and Livelihoods with the Wildlife Conservation Trust.

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Successful Stories of Conservatio...
Did You Know January 2022: Snow leopards in the Himalaya, Peregrine Falcons, blue whales and more interesting trivia!

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Existing Edens
Cara Tejpal remembers her humbling first visit to Dibang Valley that forged a relationship with this landscape that has only strengthened over the years.

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Waiting in the Wings for the Swam...
Sarbasis Dutta writes about his field trip on the trail of the elusive Swamp Prinia in the Pasighat Reserve Forest, Arunachal Pradesh.

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Fridays For Future Climate Protes...
Shailendra Yashwant reports from the ground at the Fridays for Future youth climate protest at Glasgow, on 5th November 2021.

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Because the Ocean
Shailendra Yashwant reports on the 3rd 'Because the Ocean' Declaration at COP26 in Edinburgh.

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The Glasgow Leaders’ Declaration...
Shailendra Yashwant reports on The Glasgow Leader's Declaration on Forests and Land Use.

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Art for Wild Animals
Ayan Kamath Mehra, 13, Youth Ambassador for the Born Free Foundation, shares his journey of wildlife conservation campaigns in Africa.

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