Posts Tagged ‘Kerala birding’

Marayur and Chinnar: A Photographic Voyage along Rivers Chinnar and Pampar

// September 24th, 2015 // No Comments » // Eco Watch

Indian Gaur at Marayur sandal forest, early Sept 2015

Indian Gaur at Marayur sandal forest, early Sept 2015

Green Imperial Pigeon at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Green Imperial Pigeon at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Small Minivet at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Small Minivet at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Changeable Hawk Eagle at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Changeable Hawk Eagle at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

A Jewel dragonfly at Koottar the confluence of Chinnar and Pampar, early Sept 2015

A Jewel dragonfly at Koottar the confluence of Chinnar and Pampar, early Sept 2015

Pied Cuckoo at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Pied Cuckoo at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Black-shouldered Kite at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Black-shouldered Kite at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Tufted Grey Langur with young one at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Tufted Grey Langur with young one at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Small Blue Kingfisher at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Small Blue Kingfisher at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Lorikeet or Vernal Hanging Parrot at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Lorikeet or Vernal Hanging Parrot at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Gecko lizard at Koottar the confluence of Chinnar and Pampar, early Sept 2015.

Gecko lizard at Koottar the confluence of Chinnar and Pampar, early Sept 2015.

Blue-bearded Bee Eater at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Blue-bearded Bee Eater at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

A Rose Butterfly at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

A Rose Butterfly at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Black Eagle at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Black Eagle at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Indian Gaur and calf at Marayur sandal forest, early Sept 2015

Indian Gaur and calf at Marayur sandal forest, early Sept 2015

Indian Gaur bull charging at Marayur sandal forest, early Sept 2015.

Indian Gaur bull charging at Marayur sandal forest, early Sept 2015.

Fairy Bluebird at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Fairy Bluebird at Chinnar, early Sept 2015.

Grizzled Giant Squirrel the mascot of Chinnar sanctuary, early Sept 2015

Grizzled Giant Squirrel the mascot of Chinnar sanctuary, early Sept 2015

Grey Wagtail an early migrant bird at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Grey Wagtail an early migrant bird at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Vishnu Chinnar, Vishnu Kartha, Al Ameen and Ajay Sekher the author at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Vishnu Chinnar, Vishnu Kartha, Al Ameen and Ajay Sekher the author at Chinnar, early Sept 2015

Painted Storks Breeding at Kumarakam Heronry

// April 20th, 2014 // 1 Comment » // Eco Watch

Painted Storks nesting and preparing for breeding at Kumarakam Bird Sanctuary, Kottayam. 17 Apl 2014

Painted Storks nesting and preparing for breeding at Kumarakam heronry, Kottayam. 17 Apl 2014

The heronry at Kumarakam bird sanctuary, Kottayam.

The heronry at Kumarakam bird sanctuary, Kottayam.

A Painted Stork spreading its wings above Kumarakam sanctuary. 17 Apl 2014.

A Painted Stork spreading its wings above Kumarakam heronry. 17 Apl 2014.

Tailed-Jay in Kumarakam sanctuary

Tailed-Jay in Kumarakam heronry

Various types of egrets in breeding plumage at Kumarakam sanctuary

Various types of egrets in breeding plumage at Kumarakam heronry

 

 

A Tortoise in Kumarakam heronry

A Tortoise in Kumarakam heronry

 

Cultivation and birds at Kumarakam paddy fields

Cultivation and birds at Kumarakam paddy fields