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It was a lovely
winter morning
... lazy was the
wind ... with
thin mist
hanging around

... this stray
waterbody in the
agrarian hinterland
was agog with
migratory species
... and
more arriving ...

Greylag Goose
Bar-headed Goose
Eurasian Spoonbill
Black-headed Ibis
Common Teal
Northern Shoveler
Northern Pintail
Grey Heron
Great Egret
Black-winged Ibis
Pied Avocet
... and a host
of smaller waders
Agrarian wilderness with stray waterbody
Dighal, Jhajjar, Haryana, India
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Scientific name
Platalea leucorodia, Anser anser, Anser indicus, Anas acuta, Anas crecca, Ardea alba, Ardea cinerea, Recurvirostra avosetta, Himantopus himantopus
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A fabulous capture of this group with lots to see, Alok.
what wonderful sight and an amazing gathering of all these species, Alok, awesome work, many tfs!!
A wonderful wildlife photo showing the richness and variety of bird species in this agrarian hinterland.

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Fri, 16 December 2022 4:47 PM
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