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Agro-Nature Experience – Jetwing Kaduruketha by Juliet Coombe

Agro-Nature Experience – Jetwing Kaduruketha by Juliet Coombe

By Juliet Coombe

In the ancient kingdom of Anuradhapura, the kings grew rice with no chemicals or fertilisers, other than natural manure, and were more interested in the health of their people, who built the huge interlinking tank system that still feeds the paddy f...

Wild Calling – Day in the life of Head Ranger Chamara Amarasinghe Jetwing Safari Camp

Wild Calling – Day in the life of Head Ranger Chamara Amarasinghe Jetwing Safari Camp

By Juliet Coombe

Already a balmy hot day, we ensure we have enough water and our camera equipment is in working order before we go to meet the smiling and extremely knowledgable Chamara Amarasinghe, Jetwing Safari Camp Head Ranger and naturalist with five years servi...

The Secret Lives of Jetwing Lakes Nocturnal World

The Secret Lives of Jetwing Lakes Nocturnal World

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe takes a walk on the wild side as the day gives way to night at Jetwing Lake, where a fantastic night safari walk has been developed, and she learns first hand how the raptors cede their thrones to the night hunters the owls and learns h...

The Perfect Sunrise

The Perfect Sunrise

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe has for decades been fascinated by Passikudah and its famous golden bay with one of the longest stretches of shallow coastlines in the world, where she could imagine the famous Beatles lyrics “Here comes the sun” being played by Wes...

Negombo’s Rice Pearls

Negombo’s Rice Pearls

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe explores Muthurajawela Nature Wetlands, Negombo lagoon and Hamilton Canal The boat moves slowly across the lagoon with birds sweeping over head, diving for a fish before disappearing into the surrounding undergrowth. The Catholic Church...