Migratory Birds
North East  /  Published 17.01.20

Avians attract tourists to beel

Thousands of birds of varied hues have started flocking to Maguri-Motapung Beel in Tinsukia district of Upper Assam. Maguri-Motapung Beel is 9km from Tinsukia town and 50km from Dibrugarh airport. Num...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

India  /  Published 03.01.19

Odisha counts migratory birds

The guests who have flown into Odisha from various parts of the world are getting counted. The first phase of the annual bird census has begun in the state on Thursday. The first phase of bird enumera...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneshwar

West Bengal  /  Published 07.11.18

Siberian birds flee revelry at Bengal refuge

A jamboree residents organised near the Kulik Bird Sanctuary in North Dinajpur’s Raiganj on Tuesday night has forced migratory birds to shift base.Foresters said around 1 lakh migratory birds had be...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.01.20

Winter getaways for winged friends

Winged guests are making themselves at home at Maithon Dam and Topchanchi Lake in Dhanbad, a heartening sign for the ecological health of both reservoirs. Migratory birds such as the great cormorant, ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.12.18

Birdie party at lakes placid

Maithon Dam and Topchanchi Lake are bustling with visitors. Chirpy and winged ones all.Migratory flocks from the icy climes of Siberia, Mongolia and other transcontinental countries, besides the Himal...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 12.11.19

Rajasthan bird deaths are shocking

Sir — It is shocking that over 1,500 migratory birds of nearly 15 species were recently found dead around the Sambhar Salt Lake in Rajasthan. These include plovers, the common coot, the black winged...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.11.19

Lake placid awaits chirpy guests

Feathered friends seem set to give Jayanti Sarovar a miss once again.Morning walkers and bird watchers are disappointed by the absence of migratory birds at the lake inside Jubilee Park that usually c...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Travel  /  Published 30.10.19

A birders' delight

If by any stretch of imagination you think you are a birder or love shooting wildlife with a camera, then Mangalajodi is one place that you surely must visit in winter to see large numbers of migrator...
By Pranab Pal in

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.18

Lal pads up for birds’ haven

Cricketer Arun Lal, who is among the nature lovers who have pooled funds to clean up Santragachhi Jheel, lent a hand on Saturday morning in removing water hyacinths from the sprawling lake in Howrah d...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.01.20

Wing-command cheer at dam

A joint survey by Deoghar forest wing and Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) on January 15 has recorded over 7,000 migratory birds from central Asia at the scenic Sikatiya dam in Deoghar. The exer...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


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