Stripe-necked Mongoose Portfolio

This is a long overdue post on the animal that dons our title banner – the Stripe-necked Mongoose. It is the largest of the Asiatic mongooses and invariably distinguishable from other species of mongoose by a black stripe starting from the back of the ear...
Black Kites at Hessarghatta Lake

Black Kites at Hessarghatta Lake

Pacey of Today’s Blah gave us the “Talented blog award”. You can see the award posted in the sidebar. Thank you Pacey for your generosity and we dedicate this post to you as a humble gesture of our friendship. Black Kite is a medium sized raptor and...
Chasing Grey Francolins till one finally posed

Chasing Grey Francolins till one finally posed

Grey Francolin is a widespread resident found in most open habitats across India. It prefers dry grass, thorn-scurb, avoiding humid tracts, and is more common in the neighborhood of farms and villages. The population of Grey Francolin has been steadily declining due...