The Habitats of Birds in India

birds in india

“Birds are an ecological litmus paper” These eminent words by Late American Naturalist Roger Tory Peterson, couldn’t resonate more among nature enthusiasts and birders. There’s an ethereal feeling when one navigates ecosystems sprawling with the flight and songs of birds. When one sets foot on a given area brimming with an astounding diversity of birds, … Read more

Ramsar Sites in India

Ramsar Sites in India

The convention entered into force in India on 1 February 1982. India currently has 27 sites designated as Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar Sites), with a surface area of 1,056,871 hectares or 11,120 The Ramsar Convention’s mission is “the conservation and wise use of all wetlands through local and national actions and international cooperation, … Read more