Friday, July 25, 2014

Spot billed Duck

Spot billed duck is a resident bird of Delhi. Like to reside in fresh water pond lake, nearby marhes used for food and nesting purpose. U may find it in Shanti van, Najafgarh Drain, Purana killa Jheel and mant waterbodies of Delhi. This photo was taken in North West Delhi, April 2014

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Grey Heron


Grey Heron== the waterbodies of Delhi starts drying in April . this lone Heron was found in a water pond of North west Delhi== photo April 2014

Black Ibis or Red napped ibis


Black Ibis== Like to search food in grassland,nesting on High trees like Semal, teak, Shhesham. Red napped head, white patch on both wings ==Photo North West Delhi March 2014

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Bay-backed shrike


Bay-backed shrike  == common resident bird found near water bodies scrub areas, grass land, Flycatcher, attracts due to smart black line and sweet call. === PHOTO , feb 2014,, Yamuna bio diversity Park

Monday, July 7, 2014

Female Red Munia

Pelican

First week of Jan - 2012 , place Delhi Zoo. winter season is the best time to see the migratory birds coming in large numbers for nesting in the best safe Zone. You may see nearly thousand painted stork nesting to increase their number. Their visit start with Sep. and end in the last week of Feb.I hope resident of delhi as well as travellars will enjoy the Jan and Feb 2012.

Spot billed Pelican

Photo 1st week of jan in Delhi Zoo.2011

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Black shouldered kite


BLACK WINGED KITE===  Found near Bawana industrial area.. north West Delhi==== April 2014

Friday, July 4, 2014


Stilt== In HINDI  (GAJPAON)  u may find near waterbodies of delhi. Nesting in wetland sometimes in pddyfields of delhi. Photo Pahladpur village, North west, delhi, APRIL 2014

Friday, June 27, 2014

Yelloew wagtail


  An early migrant bird of delhi,U may find near waterbodies.there are three types of migrant wagtail comes to delhi, but the most striking color is of Yellow wagetail. You may see it from August to end of April.This photo was taken from a pond of North west Delhi.. April 2014

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Great Cormorant

Great Coromorant is a winter visitor, eats fishes by diving under the water, nowdays a regular visitor to water bodies of Delhi,  Thanks to Yamuna Bio Diversity Park I could see and take shot. == Photo Feb 2014   Delhi

Friday, June 6, 2014

Spotted Owl


Spotted Owlet==   This pair was noticed in a park of Gole Market, they are preparing for nesting season. The nest is the hole of tree, barely 10 feet ABOVE THE JOGGING TRACK.     === Photo April 2014 ,New delhi

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Darter

Darter or snakebird is a very beautiful large sized bird . There main feed is fish. they swim under the water to catch fishes. Now days waterbodies are drying due to various reasons, human population related pressure is one of them. thankfully a project "" Yamuna Bio diversity Park made it possible to watch this beautiful bird.  Best time to visit September to March.=== Photo Feb 2014, Delhi

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Common Stonechat



Common Stonechat Male  Throat black,female  rufous brown=== Summer himalaya, breeding Himalaya Winter Lower part , likes dry scrub open land,   .=== Photo 2nd week Feb 2014, Yamuna Bio Diversity Park, Delhi

Friday, March 21, 2014

Shikra


Shikra is a small sized Predator feeds on lizard small rats snake and Resident bird all over India . Photo Central Ridge Delhi , Dec 2013

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Brahmni Shelduck



Brahmni Shelduck  = In Hindi( Surkhab) a winter visitor for Northern and Eastern India, Summer the nesting time spent in Tibbet, Nepal and Upper Range of Himalaya.  I was lucky this pair found in 2 nd phase of Yamuna Bio- Diversity Park st Week feb 2014, Delhi

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Isabeline Shriek


Found this probably migrant bird bird for delhi in Yamuna Bio diversity Park  1st Week of Feb2014

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Starling




Starling and sparrow===  I was searching starling in delhi for alast 2 years , . This year I noticed it near bank of Yamuna Delhi.====n Photo 1st week of Feb New landscaped park near Ring Road ISBT Delhi

Friday, February 28, 2014

Sunbird


Sunbird Male going to be adult in 30 days as the Yellow mark will turn blue. Photo Central Ridge Karolbagh Delhi. 15th Dec 2013.    U can also see this bird in areas where trees bloom with flowers.