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Autograph Please!  
September 27th, 2013 by Pranad Patil

Autograph Please!

With the name being Signature Spider, what else do you expect this Spider to do? Read more

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The Unnoticed Predators  
February 7th, 2013 by Narendran M.M

The Unnoticed Predators

There are quite a few predators in our surroundings that are rarely spotted or paid attention to. Most belong to the insect class and are masters at the art of camouflage and ‘quick strikes’. Read more

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Kabini’s Fading Waterholes…  
February 29th, 2012 by Kolappa Venkatesh

Kabini’s Fading Waterholes…

It was a hot day when we embarked on our afternoon Safari, and it was very humid. I was very happy we were on my favourite route, with plenty of waterholes in sight. Read more

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Home Sweet Home!  
September 5th, 2011 by Aniketan

Home Sweet Home!

The Nature Walk at Orange County, Kabini is one of the highlights of this season. Read more

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Kabini’s Winged Wonders  
August 17th, 2011 by N. S. Pritham

Kabini’s Winged Wonders

Insects are among the most amazing of nature’s creations. The insect world has always been a vast subject, leaving mankind exhausted in the attempt to understand it. Among insects, butterflies are probably the most conspicuous and colourful species. Read more

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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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The Monsoon Gift  
April 30th, 2011 by Narendran M.M

The Monsoon Gift

Kabini’s blessed with the pre monsoon rains, as well as a variety of insect life. On one of my nature walks, I got to see a great activity of termites all over the resort premises. Read more

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Cycle of Life  
November 15th, 2010 by Narendran M.M

Cycle of Life

I have always been fascinated by the beauty of butterflies since childhood. As I grew, I perpetually longed to know more about them. They’re such beautiful creations of nature! Read more

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Masters of Deception!  
October 21st, 2010 by Narendran.M.M.

Masters of Deception!

It’s always fun watching the different types of behaviour that various animals display. One such behaviour is the ability to remain indiscernible from their surroundings by ‘deception’, more popularly called camouflage. There are various strategies which animals adopt for survival, especially those similar to that of insects. Read more

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Kabini’s Unseen Beauty  
July 21st, 2010 by Narendran M. M

Kabini’s Unseen Beauty

The Kabini river banks support a variety of wildlife, which unfortunately, goes unnoticed on most occasions. Read more

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