The Karnataka Forest Department has come out with a Coffee Table book. The book focuses on the lives of the frontline staff of the KFD. This book is dedicated to the Martyrs, retired, and serving forest personnel.
The Karnataka Forest Department is a pioneering department especially in the conservation of forests and wildlife. They are the torchbearers for setting standards in wildlife conservation and protection. The book will support the cause of the conservation of forests and wildlife and also provide the public at large to understand the lives and challenges of the frontline staff of the Karnataka Forest Department.
The book authored by Vijay Mohan Raj IFS is over 220 pages which showcase some of the best photographs of the staff at work in various forest landscapes of Karnataka. The book has a very high resolution of medium format photography work done by award-winning photographers. The photographs were specially commissioned by the Karnataka Forest Department so that there is continuity in visual aesthetic and appeal.
The book is a showcase of the journey, right from the glorious past of the Forest Department, right from the days of the Maharajas of Mysore to the present day. The book showcases the challenges and the lives of the frontline staff of the Karnataka Forest Department.