Wild Treasures Book Release
The book Wild Treasures: Reflections on Natural World Heritage Sites in Asia was released in New Delhi on 7 March 2022. The book includes two chapters on GHNP, “GHNP: The Wilds and Its People” by Sanjeeva Pandey and “Reflections on the Great Himalayan National Park” by Payson R Stevens. The anthology is edited by Prerna Singh Bindra, Sonali Ghosh, and Anuranjan Roy.
Sanjeeva Pandey says, “Released by the British High Commission, Supriya Chawla, Chevening, Prerna Bindra and all the other super women and to have acknowledged and felicitated our labour of love! Indeed an honour to have it released by Jan Thompson, Acting British High Commissioner to India and Professor Gagandeep Kang among others. Wild Treasures: Reflections on Natural World Heritage Sites in Asia is now available on Amazon. It is a selection of 45 carefully curated articles that take the reader on a journey across Asia’s most beautiful wildernesses and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The sites, to name a few, include Nanda Devi, Valley of Flowers, Kaziranga, Sundarbans, the Great Himalayan National Park, Bharatpur and the Western Ghats in India. It also covers the hottest place on planet earth which is the Lut Desert in Iran, the snowy realms of the Mount Everest in a quest to find the snow leopard, and the world’s largest tiger reserve—Hukawng Valley in Myanmar.”
Payson R Stevens’s “Reflections on the Great Himalayan National Park”