Sudheendra Y. Yelahanka

Experience in the field of Mountaineering

  • 7 High Altitude trekking expeditions in the Himachal, Kumaon, Garhwal and J&K Himalayas
  • Avid wild life enthusiast
  • Several treks in and around Karnataka

Highlights/Other achievements

  • Participated in the official Karnataka Government elephant census/behaviour study in the Chamarajnagar reserve forest core range
  • Trekked around Muthodi forest range with the forest survey department to identify land encroachment.
  • Active member of WWF affiliated ‘PUGMARK’
  • Helped in the work related to the reclaiming of forest area in the Bannerghetta reserve range.
  • Worked with wild life experts and naturalists like ‘Anne’ Madhu (elephant behaviour), Sandesh Kaddur (Discovery channel), Mark Davidar ( Tamil Nadu Govt.), Gowri Shankar (King cobras), Late K.N.Rao (Pugmark), Vishnu (Calliger), Dr.Manoj (Official BBC macro photo documenter for the Govt. of Karnataka)