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Winged visitors throng Bhitarkanika National park

Winged visitors throng Bhitarkanika National park

18 Jan 2015

Kendrapara (Odisha): With 66 percent rise in the number of winter migratory birds, Bhitarkanika National Park has re-established its status as one of the prominent avian habitats in Odisha.

Winter Migratory Birds,   Bhitarkanika National park,   Odisha,   Forest Department,   Trans-Himalayan Region,  
People in Rajasthan village protect ponds for <strong>birds</strong>

People in Rajasthan village protect ponds for birds

20 Nov 2014

Udaipur: A village in southern Rajasthan has scripted a heart warming conservation story by refusing to allow fishing or any other activity in two ponds, leaving them exclusively for birds, including migratory ones.

ponds for birds,   Rajasthan,   migratory birds,   ponds in Rajasthan,   water conservation ,  
 <strong>Birds</strong> too copy yawns: Researchers

Birds too copy yawns: Researchers

01 Jun 2015

New York: Responding a yawn with a yawn is not restricted to humans and a few other mammals alone as researchers have now found that it also happens with members of a bird species of Australian origin. Contagious yawning occurs between budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus), also known as parakeets that are often kept in cages as pets.

Birds,   yawns,   parakeets,   pets,   bird yawn,   bird species,   Latest lifestyle news,  
Naveen Patnaik dubs Congress, BJP as <strong>migratory</strong> <strong>birds</strong>

Naveen Patnaik dubs Congress, BJP as migratory birds

28 Mar 2014

Aska (Odisha): Dubbing Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as 'migratory birds' who visit Odisha only during elections, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik said that both parties has all along ignored the interests of the state.

Naveen Patnaik,   Odisha Chief Minister,   Biju Janata Dal,   BJD,   Congress,   BJP,   LS polls,   Lok Sabha polls,   Lok Sabha elections,   LS polls 2014,  
South Korea expands poultry cull on bird flu fears

South Korea expands poultry cull on bird flu fears

27 Jan 2014

SEOUL: South Korea is expanding a poultry cull in a bid to contain the spread of bird flu that has been found on an increasing number of farms around the country and in migratory birds.

Bird flu,   South Korea,   New Year holidays,   migratory birds,   Seoul,  
South Korea steps up measures to contain bird flu

South Korea steps up measures to contain bird flu

21 Jan 2014

SEOUL: South Korea is stepping up efforts to prevent the spread of bird flu ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays, after migratory birds were found to be infected with the same strain of the virus that hit poultry farms last week.

bird flu,   South Korea,   New Year holidays,   migratory birds,   Seoul,  
<strong>Migratory</strong> <strong>birds</strong> flock to Sukhna lake and adjoining areas

Migratory birds flock to Sukhna lake and adjoining areas

15 Nov 2012

Migratory birds from far away countries have started arriving at Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary in the district on their annual sojourn.

Migratory birds,   Migratory birds in chandigarh,   Migratory birds in India,  
 New app to provide respite to thirsty <strong>birds</strong>

New app to provide respite to thirsty birds

09 May 2015

Surat: To provide respite to thousands of thirsty birds and street animals from the scorching summer heat, a city-based animal welfare organisation has launched a new mobile application, a statement said on Friday.

mobile app,  thirsty birds,   animal welfare organisation,   new mobile application,   The Bird Tap,   latest lifestyle news,  
<strong>Migratory</strong> <strong>birds</strong> start gathering in Chilika Lake

Migratory birds start gathering in Chilika Lake

10 Oct 2012

Migratory birds have begun arriving at Odisha's Chilika Lake. "We have spotted birds of different species in the sanctuary," DFO (wildlife) B P Acharya said. The wildlife division has taken steps to protect the feathered guests.

Migratory birds,   Chilika Lake,   Odisha,  
Over a lakh <strong>migratory</strong> <strong>birds</strong> arrive in Chilika Lake

Over a lakh migratory birds arrive in Chilika Lake

12 Nov 2012

At least one lakh migratory birds from places as far as Siberia, Iran, Iraq and Afghanistan have arrived at Odisha's Chilika Lake India's largest brackish water lagoon.

Chilika Lake,   Migratory birds arrive in Chilika Lake,   Odisha's Chilika Lake,  

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