Masinagudi Resorts 

Dormitory and 

Dorm in one of the 

Best Resorts and 

Family Resorts in

Masinagudi Resorts and 

Bandipur resorts 

Masinagudi resorts has 

Best price 

Masinagudi resorts has Cottages

Masinagudi resorts offers

Group bookings with 

Best price and Discounts

Bandipur resorts and Masinagudi resorts has

Package in Masinagudi and 

Mudumalai Wildlife

Bandipur resorts has

Summer offers with

Campfire and Barbaque

Masinagudi resorts 

Resorts in Bandipur 

Mudumalai National Park

Bandipur National Park

Masinagudi resorts and 

Bandipur resorts, 

 resorts in masinagudi has best resorts like Greenwoods Nature camp.Resorts in Masinagudi has

Family resorts

Resorts for Family

Best resort in Mudumalai

Best resorts in Bandipur

Cheap resort in Masinagudi

Economical resorts in Masinagudi

Resorts in Masasinagudi 

Resorts in Masinagudi

Resorts in Masinagudi


                                                                                                     Where to search for tiger pugmarks
Search along:
1. Dusty or damp ground.
2. Forest paths and roads.
3. Animal trails.
4. River and stream beds.
5. Near water holes.
6. Dry nala beds.
7. In the vicinity of natural salt licks.

Normally, tigers and leopards avoid going through bushes with thorns or those laden with water ordew. These are cats, after all!

As soil conditions dictate the quality of pugmarks formed, the ideal would be to lift pugmarks made in similar soil conditions. This is never possible under natural circumstances as the soil conditions vary substantially in different parts of the same forest. This problem is overcome through the creation of man-made Pug Impression Pads (PIPs).


                                                                                                        Importance of stride measurement
􀂉  Stride measurements help in distinguishing between tigers with similar size pugmarks.
􀂉 The length of stride helps in distinguishing pugmarks made by tiger cubs from those made by adult leopards.
How to measure?
􀂉 Select a walk sequence where the tiger has moved at normal speed.
􀂉 Select two consecutive hind pugmarks for measurements.
􀂉 Measure the distance between the hind left to the next hind left or hind right to the next hind right.
􀂉 Hold zero-end of measuring tape at the front tip of the pad of the first pugmark. Stretch the tape to the tip of the pad
of the second pugmark. 

􀂉 Record distance in cms.
􀂉 Distance between left and right pugmark gives the length of the step.

MUDUMALAI WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

      GREENWOODS NATURE CAMP - BEST PRICE GUARANTEED

 

Vacation in Jungle Cottages - Mudumalai National Park 

GREENWOODS NATURE CAMP