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Dugong graphite illustration, cover


The dugong, Dugong dugong, also known as the Sea Cow, is a long-living, slow-moving and slow-breeding aquatic mammal that feeds exclusively on marine plants known as seagrasses. Dugongs inhabit coastal and shallow warm waters at the Indo-Pacific Ocean.

Dugong in its habitat

Medium: Watercolor and Adobe Photoshop, 2018 

Original size: 42 x 29.7cm (16.5 x 11.6In)

Dugong eating with fishes around him

Master thesis publication 'Illustrating for animal conservation.

Recovery of dugong populations in the Andaman and Nicobar islands.'


Digital copy available under request.


The Dugong thesis about illustrating for conservation
dugong species information


'VANISHING SIRENS, Conserving the dwindling dugongs of the Andaman and Nicobar islands.' infographic about the current problematic situation the dugong populations are suffering from.

Content experts: Elrika D'Souza, Teresa Alcoverro, Rohan Arthur and the rest of the team, 2018. 

Medium: Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop

3D model on Sketchfab of a dugong

Check out the dugong model

Vanishing sirens, Dugong conservation poster
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