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Birding the Buddhist Trail

// April 4th, 2009 // No Comments » // Eco Watch

Early morning on Friday(3rd April 2009) we began the journey on a Kawasaki eliminator near Pally purthau kavu of Kodimatha in Kottayam and ended it at Thottappally in Alapuzha district. Plenty of cotton teals, whistling teals and a solitary spot-billed duck were there in Kodimatha marsh at that early hour. Little cormorants and Bronze-winged Jacanas […]

Eramangalam near Ponnani

// February 20th, 2009 // No Comments » // Eco Watch

Tuesday, 17 Feb. 2009, I visited a unique wetland in Eramangalam, 8kms south east of Ponnani. It is called Kayalar by the people. A combination of backwater and river. In the Google Maps it appears to be a southern detached link of Biyam Kayal. Cultivation happens in summer on the southern side of a ‘bund’ […]

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