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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Counting Tigers
Authors elaborate on India’s high-tech, country-wide tiger assessment status.

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Notes from a Bubophile
M. Eric Ramanujam is a full-time conservationist, whose key interested Indian Eagle-owl.

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Notes From A Bubophile
Eurasian Eagle Owl or Indian Eagle Owl? ‘Bubophile M. Eric Ramanujam helps Sanctuary readers figure out what sets the two apart.

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Swamped Reason
The coasts are becoming more threatening as time is passing by.

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Conservation Photography
The image as armour

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Encounter with Lady and Luck
Recent sighting of a tigress with her cubs at the Satpura Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh.

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Seeing red
Striking colour in coral snakes and their possible mimics, kukri snakes

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Shark Gods - Seeing Is Believing
Scuba instructor and Executive Director of ReefWatch Marine Conservation, Nayantara Jain pays eloquent homage to the ocean's apex predators.

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Bhagajang: A High-Altitude Wetlan...
Sandhya Sekar writes about a high-altitude wetland in Arunachal Pradesh, and the field biologists working to protect this Eastern Himalaya biodiversity hotspot.

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The Bhubaneswar Bird Walks
Anirudh Nair writes about an organisation's mission to introduce Odisha's citizens to the state's avian wonders and create a community of birding enthusiasts.

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Narendra Modi's Development Plan?...
In his open letter to PM Narendra Modi, Bittu Sahgal stresses that he must steer India away from the ecological precipice towards which it is resolutely headed.

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Manglu Baiga: Kanha's Legendary M...
Bittu Sahgal writes an ode to the legendary tracker of Kanha.

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