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Postcards from the Palanis 2014

Last year’s postcards highlight familiar Kodai landscapes as well some places from the neighboring ranges. Most of these images were taken in the winter (December 2014- January 2015). 272 more words

Western Ghats

Forest Plantations and Biodiversity Conservation: A Symposium in the Palani Hills

On December 20th Kodaikanal International School (KIS) hosted a unique symposium of scientists, officials and concerned citizens on montane forest plantations in the Western Ghats and the regeneration of shola species in them. 1,734 more words

Western Ghats

Land Cover Changes in the Palani Hills: A Preliminary Visual Assessment

I continue to be interested in themes of change in the southern Western Ghats (and Sri Lanka) and am now working to better measure and detect land cover change using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and temporal satellite data gathered by the USGS/NASA Landsat satellites. 1,315 more words

Western Ghats