Udaipur Birding Trip Report – 6th Sep 2014

Indibirding Team, Mr. Vijendra went for a birding trip with Mr. Jonathan Brown and his wife on 6th September 2014 in and around Udaipur city to its various birding spots. Vijendra went to Ubheshwer ji in the morning at 6AM, then Badi Lake and then Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary. It was half day tour, specially arranged […]

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Birding in Shokaliya, Nasirabad in Rajasthan in August

August month in Rajasthan is special for birding because of Lesser Florican in Shokhaliya Village in Nasirabad in Rajasthan. Nasirabad is near Ajmer which is well conencted by trains from many cities of India. Some one has used Shokaliya as the spelling in Google maps, so if some one is searching Shokhaliya, which is commonly […]

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Great Indian Bustard egg hatches under protective watch

Great Indian Bustard (GIB), known as Godawan in Rajasthan in its local language, is critically endangered species found in Desert National Park in Rajasthan near Jaisalmer. Recently, it is reported that, After a gap of nearly six years, a Great Indian Bustard egg hatched in Desert National Park area with forest officials succeeding in protecting […]

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Birding at Mount Abu, Rajasthan in July

Mount Abu, the only hill station in Rajasthan ( yes, Rajasthan does have a hill station) is famous for its Nakki lake and one will find lot of Gujarati tourists in this hill station. Apart from its ‘cool weather’ in otherwise hot Rajasthan, Mount Abu, which is approximately 170KM from Udaipur, is also famous among […]

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New Birds discovered in Udaipur after 30 years

Birders based in Udaipur, Dr. Durgesh Sharma, HOD, Deptt. of Zoology, Govt PG College, Chottorgarh, Mr. Vijendra Prakash Parmar, Mr. Anil Rodgers and Uttam Pegu found Oriental Pratincole in Ghadhel Talab in Ghasa Village, near Udaipur in Rajasthan. Image Credit: Uttam Pegu They saw this bird Oriental PRatincole on 18 May 2014 which was seen […]

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Birding Tour of Udaipur in April by Indibirding Team

Vijendra Prakash Parmar of IndiBirding.com team took Dr. Wolfgang Beisenherz from Germany for Udaipur Birding tour on 23 April 2014. Dr. Wolfgang Beisenherz is an avid birder who has visited India many times, and this time he wanted to see some birds which are endemic to Udaipur. Vijendra took him to Ubeswar in the morning […]

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New bird species recorded in Andamans

Two new bird species have been recorded in Andaman and Nicobar Islands recently recorded two new species of birds — the Great Short-Toed Lark and the Blue and White Flycatcher by Researchers at the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI), according to reports. K. Venkataraman, Director, ZSI, told The Hindu that the first bird was sighted […]

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