Kondhana or Sinhagad, the famous historical fort near Pune is also a hot spot habitat for bio diversity. A large number of rare endangered species of plants and animals can be seen here. Proximity with bustling metropolis and motorable access road is attracting thousands of visitors to this exotic location of western ghats. Hence it has become a neccessity for protecting the rich natural resources and historic heritage of the fort.
This book proves to be a good hand book which has flora & fauna for last 30 years. Moreover proper tabulated information easy for identification of plants, birds, butterflies, reptiles & animals in vicinity of Sinhagad is given in effective manner.