Chatur Ullu in Popular Media
We are actively involved in outreach using popular media and creating nature and wildlife related stories and content. We are constantly in touch with photo-journalists, film-makers, and publishers.
We provide content and expertise for wildlife documentaries and environmental awareness events.
Our Marathwada project team is involved in making the first-ever documentary on dragonflies from India.
During the COVID-19 pandemic we conducted several webinars in association with many organizations as a part of our bit towards the society.
In case you need content expertise or ideas for your next project, do write to us!
Select News Media Clippings
List of News Articles
- पुण्यात किती जातींचे पक्षी आहेत? लोकसहभागातून ‘पुणे पक्षीकोष’ बनवण्याचं काम सुरु | ABP माझा । 30 Sep 2020
- सिंधुदुर्गातील धामापूर तलावामुळे महाराष्ट्राच्या चतुरांच्या यादीत भर | महा MTB | 28 Sep 2020
- Researchers call for systemic survey of Dhamapur Lake area for conservation । Indie Journal | 29 Sep 2020
- An atlas that maps Pune’s birds, their changing habitats | The Indian Express | 28 Sep 2020
- Pune Bird Atlas: A people’s project to map the city’s bird diversity | Indie Journal | 14 Sep 2020
- Conundrums of the Forest Owlet | SUNO India | August 2020
- Dragonflies, the forgotten indicators of the ecosystem’s health | Sakal Times | 19 May 2020
- Coronavirus lockdown sets free birds and animals from confined areas | Sakal Times | 25 April 2020
- The backyard birdsong | Pune Mirror | 31 March 2020
- मोती तलावाच्या परिसरातील चतुर-टाचण्यांची ऍपवर नोंद । दिव्य मराठी । ६ मार्च २०२०
- Status of Forest Owlets after State of India’s Birds Report | Sakal Times | 26 February 2020
- Dragonflies to draw people to wetlands | Maharashtra Times | 5 February 2020
- पाणथळ जागा वाचवा । महाराष्ट्र टाईम्स । ७ फेब्रुअरी २०२०
- Climatic fluctuations impact climatic niches of owlets | The Hindu | 23 January 2020
- Ecosystem services of dragonflies | Sakaal | 11 October 2019
- Flight of the dragonfly | Pune Mirror | 4 July 2019
- Ancient climatic changes and central India’s rare Forest Owlets | The Hindu | 17 February 2018
- Night watchmen of the hills | Times of India | 7 September 2015
- Fragmented forests threaten aerial acrobats of the insect world | Times of India | 24 August 2015
- Nagpur Researcher adds 35 dragonfly species to State checklist | Times of India | 27 April 2015
I have delivered several public talks on various platforms including TEDx KITCoEK, Towards an Ecological Landscape (TEL), Science-on-Tap, SD Vaidya Memorial Lecture Series, Enwenar Series, etc.
Open talks for School / College Kids
In this public lecture, I talk about owl biology, my experiences with owls, threats to owls, and conservation measures needed.
Documentaries / Short Films
The nature awareness documentary represents the beauty of Baralikadu village and the transformation that ecotourism development done by the Tamil Nadu Forest Department has brought. The script is written by Pankaj and the film is directed by Sumant Mali.
We see what we want to see; we see what we believe is around us. This short-film portrays two researchers who are in search of a mysterious owl about which only two variable descriptions exist. Written and Directed by Pankaj Koparde Music by Mandar Phatak
In this short explanatory video, I talk about dragonflies, their evolution, and ecology.