Migratory Birds
News  /  Published 21.01.23

Birders raise concern over ‘fewer’ migratory birds in Santiniketan sanctuary

In 2022, 47 migratory birds visited Tank-1, 15,765 were spotted in Tank-2 and 5,311 birds were seen in Tank-3 of Ballavpur Wildlife Sanctuary...
By PTI in Santiniketan

North East  /  Published 09.01.23

Migratory birds spotted in Tripura

Birds which were sighted for the first time this year are ruff, found in Europe, oriental pratincole, and common crane from Siberia in Russia...
By PTI in Agartala

News  /  Published 31.12.22

Santragachi Jheel sees surge in migratory birds

The number of birds had fallen to nearly 700 in 2018 when the Howrah Municipal Corporation cleared the lake of water hyacinths entirely, leaving no place for the birds to rest...

News  /  Published 29.10.22

Murshidabad man held for poaching migratory birds

Wetlands of West Bengal are the destination of many migratory birds, mainly from central Asia and the Trans-Siberian region...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Places  /  Published 06.09.22

Salt flats and flamingos: Tuticorin’s dual attractions are a delight to tourists

Heaped with snow-like natural salt, the salt flats are a second home for the flamboyance of migratory birds...
By Rangan Datta


News  /  Published 07.07.22

National Green Tribunal orders sewage plant for Santragachhi Jheel

Railways asked to provide land for the treatment plant and remove encroachers from the fringes of the lake within three months...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.02.22

Dalma: Migratory birds stay on

Maximum number of birds seen to the Pata Lake this time around...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 04.02.22

Preserve New Town grasslands to save local and migrant birds

Wetlands, green patches are being converted into human habitats mostly by rapidly developing high-rises...
By Debarpan Datta in Salt Lake

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.02.22

Lesser migratory birds this year

A survey by Dhanbad Birders reveals only 60 per cent have arrived in Maithon Dam and Topchanchi Lake this year ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 29.01.22

70 bird species sighted at Gajoldoba

The birds were sighted by ornithologists and birdwatchers who joined to carry out the annual waterfowl count in Gajoldoba and at other waterbodies of north Bengal...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri


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