Special cover : Silver Jubilee Celebrations Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History, released on 28t January 2016 at Coimbatore .
SALIM ALI CENTRE FOR ORNITHOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY
“To help conserve India's biodiversity and its sustainable use through research, education and people's participation, with birds at the centre ".The Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History (SACON) is a national institution devoted to the cause of conservation of India's biodiversity with focus on birds. The centre is situated in the sylvan surroundings of Anaikatty Hills, 24km northwest of Coimbatore city, Tamil Nadu.
Courtesy - Suresh Rao,Bengaluru