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Bird-watchers' paradise Gharana wetland dying a slow death

Bird-watchers' paradise Gharana wetland dying a slow death

03 Jan 2016

Jammu: "This wetland is dying a slow death; please help us to preserve it for our future generations," reads a billboard outside the famed Gharana wetland, the winter abode of thousands of migratory birds who throng this marshy land on the India-Pakistan border.

Gharana wetland,   migratory birds,   India Pakistan border,   Latest News,  
Like humans, ravens can imagine being spied upon: Study

Like humans, ravens can imagine being spied upon: Study

03 Feb 2016

Paris: Ravens can imagine being spied upon by a hidden competitor, showing a capacity for abstraction once thought to be exclusively human, according to a study released yesterday.

Study on ravens,   Study on birds,   Birds behaviour,   Latest sports news,  
Early arrival of painted storks brings cheer to Delhi zoo

Early arrival of painted storks brings cheer to Delhi zoo

18 Aug 2015

New Delhi: Much to the delight of bird-watchers, painted storks have descended on the Delhi zoo this Monsoon, a month ahead of the expected arrival of these large wading migratory birds.

painted storks,   Delhi zoo,   migratory birds,   migratory birds in Delhi zoo,   latest states news,  
Humans caused extinction of ancient giant bird: Study

Humans caused extinction of ancient giant bird: Study

01 Feb 2016

Washington: Researchers have found the first direct evidence that humans played a substantial role in the extinction of a giant bird species which inhabited Australia about 50,000 years ago.

Giant bird extinction,   Study on birds,   Genyornis Newtoni,   Latest lifestyle news,  
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 ,  
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,  
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,  
Do you know songbirds sing like humans?

Do you know songbirds sing like humans?

14 Jan 2016

New York: A songbird's vocal muscles work like those of humans and singers, finds a new study. The research on Bengalese finches -  a popular cage bird - showed that each of their vocal muscles can change its function to help produce different parameters of sounds in a manner similar to that of a trained opera singer.

songbirds,   birds sing like humans,   study on songbirds,   vocal muscles,   opera singer,   Latest Lifestyle News ,  
 In pics: Seven most beautiful and stunning <strong>birds</strong> in the world

In pics: Seven most beautiful and stunning birds in the world

07 Dec 2015

New Delhi: Birds flying in the sky are always  serene and heart winning view that one can come across in his/her life. Majority of birds flapping their wings are a real visual treat for eyes but amid this some birds are excessively beautiful and blessed with striking and dynamic features.

beautiful birds in the world,   birds,   pictures of beautiful birds in the world,   beautiful birds,   latest lifestyle news ,  
<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,  

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