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Rangaswami, S. (Regarding Rishi Valley Education Centre) (1999)




Correspondence between Rangaswami and Pittie around birding education and Rishi Valley Education Centre - Institute of Bird Studies and Natural History. Discussions include Rangaswami’s hope that MNS, WWFI, Chennai, BSAP and RV education co-operate on bird education; two instalments of the field study course in 1999 including attachments of course schedule, course enrolment figures and home course examination essays; invitation to Pittie and Siraj Taher as resource persons; video library at BSAP; discussion of Dr Kumar Ghorpade’s conduct. Other persons mentioned include: Radhika (Herzberger), Preston Ahimaz (WWFI), Vijayaraghavan, Santharam (contributors to bird classification appendices), Dr Vandana Shiva (intended project with RV education), Mr Theodore Baskaran (invitee to Salim Ali Centenary speech). Also includes letter from


31 March 1999, 13 April 1999, April 23 1999, undated but ref April 1999, May 31 1999, 16 June 1999, undated ref letter of 16 June 1999, 24 September 1999, 12 October 1999, 16 October 1999.


Aasheesh Pittie Papers


Series 3: Correspondence with other birders


Sub-Series 4: Correspondence with fellow birders

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