Mahseer conservation: No longer a random harvest

The pool brimming with golden mahseer in the scenic Kosi River, protected by the staff of the Ramnagar Forest Department and Infinity Resorts, was the major impetus for the meeting of wildlife conservationists and law enforcement agencies on April 8, 2017, at Dhikuli...

Ali H Husaini (05/12/1963 – 18/02/2017)

On first meeting Ali, one was struck by his deep, gentle tone of voice and how he gave considered answers, often accompanied by a laugh. I was lucky enough to share an afternoon at his machaan on Powai Lake recently, and despite there being no fish action, we ‘chewed...

On the Trail of Mahseer

The Mahseer Trust have just released a new video “On the Trail of Mahseer”, a film that leads you through the journey of the river Kaveri (Cauvery) to its fish, The Mighty Mahseer. Various stakeholders of the river and the fish describe the magnificence of...

World Fish Migration Day – Angling Camps

Kolkata Thanks to Chandan Gupta of Rogue Anglers, a group of 25 kids from Prochesta Foundation, an educational group dedicated to helping under-privileged kids reach higher goals, escaped the city to sample angling, and through the mediums of art and music, gain a...