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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 Telegraph2 weeks 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 Statesman1 month ago

Census shows rise in migratory bird numbers

NAGPUR: The second sighting of the Greater White Fronted Goose near Khapri lake, Umred Road, proved to be a rare treat for city birders during the Water Fowl Census near water bodies held last Sunday. Contradicting all misconceptions regarding ...
 Times of India1 month 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.net2 weeks 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 University1 month ago Highest bird migration tracked  BBC1 month ago Bar-headed geese: Highest bird migration tracked  Dhaka Tribune1 month 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 Hindu3 days ago

Mountains beckon

“The cure for anything is salt water — sweat, tears or the sea,” Isak Dinesen once said. May I take the liberty to add Pangong Tso to it? The salt water lake, situated at a height of about 14,250 feet in the trans-Himalayan region, ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago
Star of Mysore

City student holds wildlife photography expo

Mysuru, Feb.26- A Wildlife Photography Exhibition was conducted by City's Freelance Photographer Praphul at SBRR Mahajana First Grade College, Jayalakshmipuram in city on Feb.24. The exhibition was inaugurated by City's Photo Journalist Nagesh ...
 Star of Mysore1 week ago

Doing what Genghis could not

Comment · print · T T T+· T- SUCH A LONG JOURNEY A 10,000 km round trip. Photo: Deepa Mohan TOPICS The bar-headed goose comes all the way from Mongolia to escape the harsh winter Striking black bars across their snowy whiteheads, ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
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