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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’ […]

Surprising Kallara

// February 9th, 2009 // No Comments » // Eco Watch

Yesterday evening (Sunday, 8th Feb. 2009) I saw more than one thousand yellow wagtails in the paddy fields along the Neendur-Kallara road. It was harvesting and machines were used in fields. The yellow cloud like formation caught my attention and they were found to be yellow wagtails. At least two subspecies were visible in the […]

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