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28 August 2006 @ 08:50 pm
More man-animal conflict...  
Bad news for the tigers of Nagarhole it seems. Times of India had an article today (could someone give me an online link to that?) about a man-eater on prowl. Bad for people. Bad for tigers. Many are going to have sleepless nights and I am fairly sure that some tigers will be killed there to appease people. The question is how many? With poaching still rampant, this is not looking good for the great cats of India.

Anyway, here are some images from that forest.




Muggers are medium-sized crocodiles (average around 10-12 feet) and found all over India. They seem to be amazingly calm for their size but we all know how opportunistic crocodiles are...



Juvenile tusker on the banks of the Kabini. Just like human teenagers, these are very short-tempered and should be avoided. However, unlike human families these are mercilessly thrown out of their herds at this stage.



Edit: Thanks to fiery_fiona for the link.


 
 
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~time~fiery_fiona on August 28th, 2006 04:19 pm (UTC)
here
Found this

That crocodile picture is a killer!!
~time~: chikfiery_fiona on August 28th, 2006 04:25 pm (UTC)
Re: here
Sorry for the spam but you will have to use an indiatimes id to see the link!
Yathinyathin on August 28th, 2006 05:37 pm (UTC)
Re: here
Thanks. :)

It worked without an indiatimes id. :D
Amoghavarshaamoghavarsha on August 29th, 2006 05:08 am (UTC)
Re: here
~time~: chikfiery_fiona on August 29th, 2006 01:53 pm (UTC)
Re: here
hey thats cool. thanks!

I like the name too :D!