Otto Pfister, Former consultant, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Ministry of External Affairs .
Otto Pfister, Former consultant, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of Switzerland. Otto Pfister is former consultant at the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of Switzerland. Maybe it is a bit bulky to carry it when you are trekking in Ladakh's mountains and valleys, but nevertheless, it is a fine book to have at home, to learn in advance of your journey, and to revisit afterwards. By the way, it is (or was) possible to get it in Leh, at a considerable lower price, providing that some of the amazingly interesting bookshops are still working (I was there five years ago).
Birds & Mammals of Ladakh book. This book is a complete inventory of all bird and mammal species in the Ladakh region.
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About the Author Otto Pfister is a well-known wildlife photographer who is also an expert in biodiversity monitoring and conservation. Items Related to Birds and Mammals of Ladakh (History Books). He is the co-author of Birds of India (2003). He has published widely in papers, magazines, and journals across the world. Deal 20% Off. Wild India (The wildlife and landscapes of India).
Ladakh in the northwestern trans-Himalayan region is a land of rich biodiversity. It has remained closed to visitors for many years. Yet, during recent years, tourism has 'discovered' the land of scenic landscapes, unspoiled nature, and hospitable people.
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Ladakh Birds and Mammals.
Otto Pfister is a nature photographer with particular expertise on the wildlife of Ladakh, India. While working in India for over 12 years with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, he was an avid bird photographer in his free time, eventually transitioning to a naturalist with strong interests in biodiversity monitoring and conservation. Pfister is the author of Birds and Mammals of Ladakh (2004) and co-author of A Photographic Guide to the Birds of the Himalayas (1998).
Otto Pfister has written: 'Birds and mammals of Ladakh' - subject(s): Birds, Mammals. When was Otto Pfister born? Otto Pfister was born on 1937-11-24. What has the author Marcel Pfister written? Marcel Pfister has written: 'Zellenberg'. What has the author Pierre Pfister written? Pierre Pfister has written: 'Pius XII'.
The fauna of Ladakh have much in common with that of Central Asi. A list of the bird species recorded is as follows: [cite bookauthor Pfister, Ottoyear 2004title Birds and Mammals of Ladakhpublisher Oxford.