Sightings of Lesser Whistling Ducks in the middle of the city amidst Corona lockdown

Fizala Tayebulla Most of us have hopefully managed to access some secure place for the emergency lockdown brought upon by the Corona virus pandemic. I, for one was fortunately able to travel back home to Guwahati, Assam timely, a few days before the travel ban in India. Taking a while to settle down at home … Continue reading Sightings of Lesser Whistling Ducks in the middle of the city amidst Corona lockdown

Dhanauri: A Bird Habitat Amidst Human Habitation

Himanshu Choudhery The Dhanauri wetland is a small but important wetland located in Greater Noida, Gautam Buddha Nagar district, Uttar Pradesh, close to the Okhla bird sanctuary and Surajpur wetland. The wetland is surrounded by several villages, namely, Dhanauri, Amipur Bangar, Thasrana, Gadana and Bhatta. The wetland, which is mostly composed of marshes, is a … Continue reading Dhanauri: A Bird Habitat Amidst Human Habitation