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SC expresses concern about flamingos, asks Bombay HC to seek expert view

February 15, 2020 3:34 am

The court was hearing an appeal by NGO Vanasakthi against an interim order of the high court, lifting the stay on enforcement of environmental clearance for expansion of the Kanjurmarg landfill.

Maharashtra home to highest flamingo population: BNHS survey

November 20, 2019 4:26 am

BNHS had shortlisted 113 sites across India, where flamingos are found, with 10 of them being in Maharashtra.

India's first bullet train is taking 3 acres from a flamingo sanctuary

March 03, 2019 9:14 pm

As the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet-train project gets clearance to run through the Thane creek, environmentalists and birders aren’t too happy.

1.21 lakh flamingos inhabited Mumbai in January: study

February 03, 2019 1:43 am

While there has been no flamingo census data available until now, birders and experts believe that the number of birds visiting the wetlands of Mumbai have increased over the years.

How to build without harming bustard, flamingo or flower

September 04, 2014 1:47 am

In Gwalior, the concern is a plan to lay a power transmission line across the sanctuary.


Flamingo festival draws thousands of visitors to Sewri mudflats in Mumbai

March 07, 2016 4:59 pm

The celebration of the annual migration of the pink beauties – Flamingos – to Mumbai, draws thousands of visitors to Sewri mudflats.

More than one lakh lesser flamingoes roosting in Great Rann of Kutch

October 09, 2015 3:12 pm

More than one lakh lesser flamingoes have been roosting near Khadir island in the Great Rann of Kutch (GRK) in Kutch district of Gujarat.