September 24, 2020 9:45 pm
Earlier this month, a team of over 1,000 birdwatchers wrapped up field surveys of the ‘Kerala Bird Atlas’, perhaps Asia’s largest citizen science bird project that will throw light on the distribution of birds in the state and more importantly chronicle the impact of habitat destruction and climate change on the avian species.
September 01, 2019 6:01 am
Why rely on alarm clocks, when you have the musical charms of the bulbul to begin the day with?
May 16, 2018 8:48 pm
The Guwahati Zoo has revived its defunct Animal Adoption Scheme after 11 years, courtesy a young girl’s inexplicable attachment to a Blue and Yellow Macaw
May 01, 2018 6:34 pm
A recent bird survey of Arunachal Pradesh’s Upper Siang district identifies 66 new species, building a strong case for the maintenance of the traditional shifting cultivation practice of the region's indigenous Adi Tribe.
October 05, 2014 1:01 am
The ancient Romans were so impressed by the birds’ domed foreheads — that bespoke great intellect — that they cut them off and ate them, hoping to imbibe some of the birds’ wisdom.
April 01, 2011 5:20 am
The state government has decided to set the ball rolling for the launch of UP State Rural Livelihoods Mission in four districts.
January 07, 2010 11:15 pm
Rise in pollution levels,dying natural habitats and threat of poaching have led to a decrease in the number of migratory birds at the Harike wetland.