Sunday, 13 August 2017

India's First GPS Collared Dhole


Meet Veer, India's first GPS collared Dhole (wild dog)! Veer was collared by a team of scientists from the Wildlife Institute of India, led by Pallavi Ghaskabdi, under Dr. Bilal Habib. Veer is the dominant male of a pack living in Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve in Maharashtra (Central India). 

The comic appears in my column with Mid-Day today

Friday, 11 August 2017

Elephants of the World


It's World Elephant Day on 12th August! Know your elephants, with the elephant map of the world. There are 6 in all that are extant, 4 sub-species of the Asian Elephant (Indian, Sri Lankan, Bornean and Sumatran) and the two species of the African Elephant (Bush and Forest Elephants). The map gives you approximate distributions for each of the species and sub-species, that are spread across central and southern Africa, south and south-east Asia, and the IUCN status for each. 

Prints of the map, and tshirts and merchandise of the compilation can be ordered from my webstore here


For orders within India, mail me on rohanchakcartoonist@gmail.com. The range of merchandise for Indian orders is listed below-

A1 Posters (loose)- Rs. 3000 each
A2 Posters (loose)- Rs. 1200 each
Mounted Posters (A3- Individual species and compilation)- Rs. 2000
Loose Posters (A3- Individual species and compilation)- Rs. 500 for the first copy and Rs. 200 for the second copy onwards
Fridge Magnets (65 x 65 mm, Printed in sets of 4)- Any 4 elephant caricatures for Rs. 1200
Coasters (3.5" x 3.5", Printed in sets of 6)- 6 elephant caricatures for Rs. 800
Coffee Mug (Compilation)- Rs. 850




Thursday, 10 August 2017

Poop Review- Delicious Droppings of Indian Mammals














Hello, critters of the forest floor! Looking for meal recommendations? Here is a critique of poop from some Indian mammals by poop connoisseur, Dung Beetle!

The series appears on Nature in Focus today. Prints available on my webstore here. (For orders within India, write to me on rohanchakcartoonist@gmail.com)