M.Yuvan is a writer, naturalist, activist and educator, based in Chennai. He is currently travelling and documenting stories along the Indian coastline. His other interests include the reciprocity between landscape and language, Earth-centric and child-centric education curriculum, and ground-up processes of change and politics. He is the author of two books and the recipient of the M.Krishnan Memorial Nature Writing Award. His essays have appeared on Sanctuary Asia, Vikalp Sangam, Round Glass Sustain, The Hindu, etc.
A Blue button (Porpita porpita) beached near Adyar estuary