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Up Close with the Mugger…  
July 28th, 2014 by Narendran M.M

Up Close with the Mugger…

One of my recent safaris by boat was really special, as I got a chance to sight a huge Mugger or the Marsh crocodile basking on the river bank very close to me. On this drive, we had sighted about five in total, but this one was least bothered by our presence. Read more

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Kabini: The Monsoon Paradise  
August 14th, 2013 by Shanmugakumar K

Kabini: The Monsoon Paradise

This was my favourite boat safari in the monsoon. The landscape looked beautiful, bathed in brilliant light. From afar, we watched the clouds kissing the forests of Nagarhole and Bandipur. As we entered the National Park, it began raining.

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An Unexpected Sighting!  
July 13th, 2013 by Narendran M.M

An Unexpected Sighting!

This was my first safari by boat following the monsoons. The Kabini Lake has filled up very fast this year compared to the previous years. I had a group of enthusiastic guests accompanying me, who wanted to enjoy nature at its best. Read more

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Croc on an Isle…  
March 28th, 2012 by Anikethan

Croc on an Isle…

The summer announces its arrival ‘bright’ and clear on the sunny banks of the Kabini. The river gradually, but steadily recedes, and thanks to the dam’s gates, the water’s released regularly. Read more

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The Kabini Wildlife Fest!  
January 31st, 2012 by N. S. Pritham

The Kabini Wildlife Fest!

The view of the Nagarhole and Bandipur national parks can take your breath away; the forest is a spectacle during the ides of winter. As the vegetation gradually changes hue from brown to green, the elephants begin congregating on the banks of the Kabini. Read more

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Ambassadors of the Wetlands  
December 21st, 2011 by Arjun M. Bharadwaj

Ambassadors of the Wetlands

Meet the Wetland Ambassadors – the Smooth-coated Otters. They are the chief predators of the waters and indicators of the health of a wetland ecosystem. Read more

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The Island Revealed!  
November 28th, 2011 by Kolappa Venkatesh

The Island Revealed!

I was on a Boat Safari one beautiful winter evening. I was fortunate that I could guide guests being a Naturalist. Read more

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Kabini’s Mystic Aura  
August 31st, 2011 by Arjun M. Bharadwaj

Kabini’s Mystic Aura

Boat safaris on the backwaters of the Kabini are an eternal fascination; you get to enjoy the scenic landscape of two different national parks, Nagarhole and Bandipur.

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The Walk!  
May 9th, 2011 by Narendran M.M

The Walk!

After a long hiatus, I went for a nature walk on the Kabini banks. As it rained heavily that morning, there wasn’t much bird activity. However, we were treated with plenty of insect life. Read more

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Ecological Haven  
July 20th, 2009 by Narendran M. M.

Ecological Haven

Very often, we do not notice the wealth of tiny creatures that live around us. Today, I’d like to share with you a few glimpses of these vital beings in and around Orange County Kabini. Read more

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