Environment


From ‘city of gardens’ to ‘city of garbage’?

Just outside of Bangalore, garbage piles by riverbank. PC Rick Ricioppo

By Marvin Fuentes
Walk in any direction in the streets of Bangalore, and piles of it are everywhere. Stray dogs feast on it. People walk around it, ignoring its existence. It’s one of the city’s most unwelcome guests.
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Industrialization cuts both ways in elephant-human conflict

Three elephants move towards the river. (Photo: Kelly Zegers)

By Vandana Rambaran
Amid the office parks and high-rises of bustling Bangalore, confronting a rampaging elephant herd running at full throttle seems unlikely. Continue reading

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The wildlife of Nagarhole National Park

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By Kevin Matyi
The Kabini River Lodge, named for the Kabini River along which it sits, is 140 miles away from the bustle of Bangalore. The lodge gives guests a glimpse of Indian wildlife in its natural habitat. Continue reading

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Lakes

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