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Name: Bharat Bhushan
Current Job Title: Professor, Environmental Planning
Institution: Yashwantrao Chavan Academy of Development Administration
City: Pune
Country: India
Education level: PhD Zoology (Ornithology)
Area of Expertise: Environmental Planning, Biodiversity Conservation
List of publications:

·         Bhushan, B. (1985): The food and feeding behaviour of the Great Indian Bustard Ardeotis nigriceps (Vigors). M. Sc. Thesis. Bombay Natural History Society, University of Bombay, Bombay.

·         Rahmani, A. R. & B. Bhushan (1985): Large Grey Shrike killing a snake. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 82(3): 656-657.

·         Bhushan, B. (1985): Jerdon’s or Double-banded Courser Cursorius bitorquatus (Blyth) in Pennar river valley areas, Andhra Pradesh: Survey and Discussion. In The Floricans. Annual Report I: 1984-85. Bombay Natural History Society. Project Report.

·         Bhushan, B. (1985): Jerdon’s or Double-banded Courser Cursorius bitorquatus (Blyth) – Preliminary Survey: Pennar river v alley areas, Andhra Pradesh. Report No. 9. Bombay Natural History Society. Project Report

·         Ali, Salim, J. C. Daniel, N. Sivaganesan and B. Bhushan (1986): Study of the Ecology of Some Endangered Species of Wildlife and their Habitats. Elephants in Andhra Pradesh. Technical Report No. 10. Bombay Natural History Society.

·         Daniel, J. C., Bhushan, B. & Sekar, A. G. (1986): Rediscovery of the golden gecko Calodactylodes aureus (Beddome) in the Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 83 (1): 15-16.

·         Bhushan, B. (1986): Rediscovery of the Jerdon’s Courser. Cursorius bitorquatus. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 83: 1-14.

·         Bhushan, B. (1986): Rediscovery of the Jerdon’s or Doublebanded Courser. Newsletter for Birdwatchers. 26(9-10): 2-5.

·         Bhushan, B. (1986): Photographic record of the Jerdon’s or Double-banded Courser. Cursorius bitorquatus. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 83(Suppl.): 159-162

·         Bhushan, B. (1990): Report on the rediscovery of the Jerdon’s or Doublebanded Courser. Cursorius bitorquatus. by the Bombay Natural History Society. Mayura 7&8: 1-3.

·         Bhushan, B. (1990): Jerdon’s Courser rediscovery and survey. 127-134. In: Status and Ecology of the Lesser and Bengal Floricans. Final Report. Bombay Natural History Society, Bombay.

·         Bhushan, B. (1992): Red Data Bird: Jerdon’s Courser. World Birdwatch. 14(4): 12.

·         Bhushan, B. (1992): Jerdon’s Coursers at Cuddapah. Newsletter for Birdwatchers. 32(5-6): 20

·         Bhushan, B. & A. R. Rahmani (1992): Food and feeding behaviour of the Great Indian Bustard Ardeotis nigriceps (Vigors). J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 89(1): 27-40

·         Bhushan, B. (1993): Jerdon’s Courser. Newsletter for Birdwatchers. 33(1): 19

·         Bhushan, B. (1994): Ornithology of the Eastern Ghats. Ph. D.  Thesis. Bombay Natural History Society. University of Bombay, Bombay.

·         Bhushan, B. (1999): Survey for the Jerdon’s or Double-banded Courser Cursorius bitorquatus. Mayura 12: 36-44.

·         Bhushan, B. (2002): Maharashtra State Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan. Executive Summary. in National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (NBSAP) Project. Executive Summaries of Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plans (Ecoregions, States, Sub-State Sites and Themes). Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India. Pp. 116-124. 

Email: bharatbhushan@yahoo.com