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Rare birds on tiger turf

A bar-headed goose with a neck tag at Konar Dam in Hazaribagh and (below) an Oriental white ibis at PTR. Telegraph pictures Ranchi, Feb. 14: Two rare species of migratory birds have been spotted at Palamau Tiger Reserve (PTR) as a part of the ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago

Highflying Geese Save Energy By Swooping Like A Roller Coaster

The bar-headed goose is famous for its long, annual migration from the Indian subcontinent to central Asia, a flight that takes it over snow-capped Himalayan Mountains so high and dangerous that human climbers struggle just to stay alive. "It was ...
 Austin American Statesman2 months ago

Rare Bean goose from the tundra turns up in Sariska, India

Ronnie Dentremont Bean Goose After a gap of almost 66 years, Bean Goose was spotted at Sariska wildlife sanctuary between February 1 to 11. Last time this rare bird was seen in Bikaner in the year 1948. Bean geese are found in the arctic tundra ...
 Sott.net1 month ago

Study reveals why geese adopt a roller coaster strategy to combat life's highs and lows

A new study has discovered that the world's highest flying bird, the bar-headed goose, employs an unusual flight strategy when migrating at extreme altitudes across the Himalayas in order to cope in the relatively low-density mountain atmosphere. ...
 Exeter University2 months ago Highest bird migration tracked  BBC2 months ago Bar-headed geese: Highest bird migration tracked  Dhaka Tribune2 months ago

No avian flu symptom among migratory birds in Etawah

KANPUR: After several chickens were culled in Amethi, the Etawah district administration is also keeping a close watch on migratory birds near the wetlands and other water bodies in the district in view of bird flu scare. "We have sensitised ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Rare feather added to Pobitora cap

Guwahati: Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, about 50 km from here, brought cheer to birdwatchers earlier this month after a rare goose was spotted at the 38.8-sq km protected area. Pobitora range officer Ashok Das said, for the first time, a bean goose ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Watch: An eagle in Dubai claims a world record for highest flight, captures it all on camera

An eagle named Darshan launched intoflightyesterday (Mar. 14) fromthe top of the world's tallest building, Dubai's Burj Khalifa tower, with a live-stream camera strapped to its back. Theminute-and-a-half-long flight over Dubai , organized by the ...
 Quartz2 weeks ago

China Focus: China progresses on environmental protection in plateau region

For years, herdsman Gonpogya has watched helplessly as desert sands have slowly crept toward his grazing pastures. His land lies next to Qinghai Lake, the country's largest saltwater lake in the northwestern Qinghai Province, which was reduced to a ...
 Individual.com2 weeks ago

Winged visitors throng Koonthankulam

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A painted stork builds a nest at Koonthankulam bird sanctuary in Tirunelveli district.— Photo:A. SHAIKMOHIDEEN Chicks are seen in some nests and eggs found in a few others The sleepy hamlet of ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago
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