Tanya Lakmini Abeyratne

5 Flips | 2 Magazines | 13 Likes | @tlabeyratne | Keep up with Tanya Lakmini Abeyratne on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Tanya Lakmini Abeyratne”

Conserving Wildlife Through Responsible Tourism: An Interview With Dr. Michael Hutchins

Human Journey<p><b>In our extensive</b> <b>series of interviews on wildlife issues</b><b>, Dr. Michael Hutchins, and I have discussed a number of pressing global concerns that compromise the health of ecosystems and conservation efforts aimed at saving and restoring imperiled wildlife populations.</b><p>The distinguished …

Take a Trip to a Wildlife Rehabilitation Center

Get up close and personal with a host of native creatures at a wildlife rehabilitation center.<p>Want to see a Eurasian eagle owl take flight or watch a rescued sea turtle<br>make its way back to the ocean? You can do both -- and lots more -- at one<br>of many centers around the country that care for injured …

Best Australian wildlife apps of 2014

WITH THE WORLD at your fingertips (or in your pocket) it is simple to become a wildlife expert. These apps are the best out there to help you …

Wildlife watching is the best form of meditation I can imagine

Tired of city life, Patrick Barkham returned to his adolescent hobby of butterfly spotting and found the tranquility of woods at dusk brought him both peace and happiness<p>Are you an urban spotter? Click here for Patrick's top five tips for looking out for wildlife in our cities<p>I spent most of my 20s …

South Sudan's wildlife becomes a casualty of war

Conflict leads to killing of wild animals to feed both soldiers and rebels, stalling conservation efforts and boosting poaching<p>Although South Sudan's president, Salva Kiir, and his former deputy, Riek Machar, agreed last week to end the country's devastating six-month conflict by forming a …