Battles in the wilderness


Second Nature: Saving Tiger Landscapes in the Twenty-first Century Sanjay Gubbi Rainfed Books 126 pages, Rs 599 Books written by conservationists are few and far between despite the burgeoning field. Such books allow a peek at the trials and tribulations of one of the least-understood professions in India, that of an ecologist.And when a seasoned conservationist like Sanjay Gubbi writes for the popular audience, it is likely to be a book worth noting. Mr Gubbi is one of a number of biologists in India who studies large carnivores such as tigers. However, he stands out because of his …
Source: Business Standard