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Salim Ali films

Creator:
Ali, Sálim, 1896-1987  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (color silent; 15,000 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
South Asia
India
Date:
circa 1947-1980
Scope and Contents:
Footage shot of, primarily, bird migration and other subject matter of ornithological interest throughout India. Footage also includes a tiger hunt and wildlife in Assam and an ornithological expedition to Sikkim.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Number:
HSFA 1985.7.1
Provenance:
Received from Bombay Natural History Society and Salim Ali in 1985.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Ornithology  Search this
Tiger  Search this
Wildlife watching  Search this
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Salim Ali films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution. Reproduced/Presented by permission of the Bombay Natural History Society.
Identifier:
HSFA.1985.07
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9a5ed517b-c8c8-475b-bf69-79ae2623e912
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1985-07

Wildlife watching and tourism : a study on the benefits and risks of a fast growing tourism activity and its impacts on species / [author, Richard Tapper]

Author:
Tapper, Richard  Search this
United Nations Environment Programme  Search this
Secretariat, Convention on Migratory Species  Search this
Physical description:
65 p. : ill ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2006
C2006
Topic:
Ecotourism  Search this
Wildlife watching  Search this
Wildlife watching industry  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_820089

Naturewatch New Zealand : how to experience New Zealand's native wildlife / [main text by Gerard Hutching ; photographs by Craig Potton]

Author:
Hutching, Gerard  Search this
Potton, Craig  Search this
Physical description:
80 p. : col. ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Guidebooks
Place:
New Zealand
Date:
1995
Topic:
Wildlife watching--Guidebooks  Search this
Bird watching--Guidebooks  Search this
Birds  Search this
Marine mammals  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_521429

Madagascar wildlife / Hilary Bradt, Derek Schuurman, Nick Garbutt

Author:
Bradt, Hilary  Search this
Schuurman, Derek  Search this
Garbutt, Nick  Search this
Physical description:
v, 138 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Guidebooks
Place:
Madagascar
Date:
1996
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
National parks and reserves--Guidebooks  Search this
Wildlife watching--Guidebooks  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_504241

China Reverses Its Ban on the Use of Rhino and Tiger Parts in Medicine

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 18:39:48 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_dda3204415eab7a464f9cfbae06e54c2

Wildlife of Madeira and the Canary Islands : a photographic field guide to birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, dragonflies and butterflies / John Bowler

Author:
Bowler, John 1963-  Search this
Physical description:
224 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Identification
Pictorial works
Guidebooks
Field guides
Place:
Madeira Islands
Canary Islands
Date:
2018
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Wildlife watching  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095241

Heritage enterprising : cultural heritage and sustainable tourism in Southern Africa / Susan Osireditse Keitumetse

Author:
Keitumetse, Susan Osireditse  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Botswana
Date:
2016
Topic:
Heritage tourism  Search this
Ecotourism  Search this
Safaris  Search this
Tourists  Search this
National parks and reserves  Search this
Wildlife watching industry  Search this
Call number:
DT351.7 .K45 2016
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092000

Wildlife of Madagascar / Ken Behrens & Keith Barnes

Author:
Behrens, Ken  Search this
Barnes, Keith N.  Search this
Physical description:
344 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Identification
Pictorial works
Guidebooks
Identification guides
Place:
Madagascar
Date:
2016
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Wildlife watching  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083185

Peruvian wildlife : a visitor's guide to the central Andes / Barry Walker, Huw Lloyd with Gerard Cheshire

Author:
Walker, B. L  Search this
Lloyd, Huw  Search this
Cheshire, Gerard 1965-  Search this
Physical description:
143 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Identification
Guidebooks
Identification guides
Place:
Peru
Date:
2007
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Wildlife watching  Search this
Call number:
QL248 .W35 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1081966

Wisconsin - Nature and Scientific Wonders

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_1b279a1111119a4ae4d430d357b39496

Botswana Unexpectedly Reverses Course on Ivory Trade

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:36:50 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_4e250c9371b6c355d85afdf3e32035d4

Chinese Officials Seize 3.1 Tons of Pangolin Scales

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 18:31:33 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_510704b0aeab59ac05ea4e818145ead6

Minnesota - Nature and Scientific Wonders

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_849c349f9eaedfe887bf19a959069122

Vietnam Commits to Shut Down Bear Bile Farms

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:34:51 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_aaf6fb706106783475399c4861cb2967

British People Are Building Highways for Hedgehogs Through Their Yards

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 28 Jan 2016 13:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_b0c396219450c3e9a0779e7df2bd298a

San Luis Obispo, California

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 01 Apr 2008 03:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_c6a94922aa63b62a90e90e85f2c65c69

Washington - Nature and Scientific Wonders

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_e749f105e6ed50b66bb18a7778453e4d

Explore the "Magic Towns" of Mexico

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:13:08 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_f01c8f5c37ed5e21aeb6a59276b0e553

Is the Livestock Industry Destroying the Planet?

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 01 Aug 2012 16:14:59 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_fd37ca48659c27fbcb3d63ad47ea7ecc

Wildlife tourism, environmental learning and ethical encounters : ecological and conservation aspects / Ismar Borges de Lima, Ronda J. Green, editors

Editor:
Lima, Ismar Borges de  Search this
Green, Ronda  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 292 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Wildlife watching industry--Environmental aspects  Search this
Wildlife-related recreation--Moral and ethical aspects  Search this
Ecotourism--Environmental aspects  Search this
Ecotourism--Moral and ethical aspects  Search this
Wildlife conservation--Social aspects  Search this
Environmental ethics  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082520

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