• Wild Sri Lanka

    23 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    As Bill Oddie noticed in his foreword to ‘Wild Sri Lanka' by Gehan De Silva Wijeyeratne, this island paradise is probably the only country in the world where almost all books on wildlife were authored by a single person. Birds, butterflies, flowers, reptiles - you name it, Gehan has covered it. Even the claim that Sri Lanka is the world's best safari destination outside of Africa comes from him.
    No doubt, the big five of Sri Lanka include the biggest of the big ever - the Blue Whale , followed by Sperm Whale , Asian Elephant , Leopard and Sloth Bear. Size apart, the sighting rates in the...
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