Sanctuary Asia

The Sanctuary Nature Foundation’s flagship Sanctuary Asia magazine founded and edited by Bittu Sahgal has been in continuous publication since 1981 and remains India's leading and best-loved magazine in its genre. Browse through select articles from our past issues.
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The Thrill of Nature
One strike of the tiger's majestic paw becomes a metaphor for an awe of the unpredictable.

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Our Mother
Nikhil Devasar and Sheila Chhabra recall times when it was possible to see flamingos foraging by the Yamuna river in Delhi.

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Trapping to Protect
Camera trapping outside Protected Areas in MP yield fascinating data & results to the WCT.

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Society For Education And Environ...
The Society for Education and Environmental Development (SEED), based in Arunachal Pradesh's Lower Dibang Valley

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Searching for Happiness
An exploratory tale of Nicobar's lush coral reefs, dense rainforest and rich socioculture.

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State vs Elephas Maximus
Deconstructing PIL by Prerna Bindra in the Apex Court of India on human-elephant conflict.

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Tiger Connectivity
Madhya Pradesh's vital tiger corridors need to be secured for posterity without delay.

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Doting Dads And Marauding Males
Dr. Seshadri K.S. writes of the white-spotted bush frogs parental care behaviour, which he observed in Tamil Nadus Kalakad-Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve (KMTR).

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Meet Aditya Dicky Singh
Bittu Sahgal interviews award-winning conservationist, Sanctuary Photography Award winner, wildlife lodge owner and tiger lover Aditya 'Dicky' Singh.

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Marine Life Of Mumbai
Anirudh Nair writes about Marine Life of Mumbai (MLOM), a citizens collective that is redefining taking a simple walk by the sea.

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The Call of the Chengu
Village communities in remote Nagaland are working to put an end to unsustainable fishing and develop bird and biodiversity-based tourism.

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Otters in Tiger Country
The discovery of Eurasian otters in the Satpura Tiger Reserve bears testament to the umbrella species model of conservation, says Rizwan Mithawala.

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