17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Handsome Stags

Kanha Tiger Reserve in India is the only home to Hard-ground Barasingha in the world. This species was on the brink of extinction when in 1970s only 66 barasingha were reported. But, now with good management practices their numbers have increased to around 750 animals.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Mandla, India
Camera: Canon EOS 80D
Copyright: © Sanjay Shukla