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migration

  1. Alert ... always

    Alert ... always

    Fabulous visitors to our neighborhood ... ___________________ Eurasian Crane Gurugram : Haryana India
  2. Lakescape-892

    Lakescape-892

    Pacific Golden Plover ... a rarity here seen in transition ... of place and plumage ... _____________________ Gohana : Haryana India
  3. Lakescape-891

    Lakescape-891

    A merry bunch of far ... far away tufties ... ... during their winter sojourn ... ____________________ Bhindawas Jhajjar : Haryana India 12 January 2017
  4. Lesser Spotted Eagle

    Lesser Spotted Eagle

    Migration
  5. Lakescape-874

    Lakescape-874

    Ready ... ... to jump This Common Sanpiper was captured on the bank of River Ulhas ... ... in the lovely lush valley of Karjat ... in the Western Ghats ... ______________ Karjat Raigarh Maharashtra India 26 December 2022
  6. Raptor-171

    Raptor-171

    Booted Eagle ... dark morph on ... a clear winter day ... _______________ Sultanpur National Park Gurugram Haryana India 2 February 2023
  7. Lakescape-870

    Lakescape-870

    We were waiting for the red-headed buntings ... on the edge of the water body when ... ... this guy dropped in for a full frame portrait ... _________________ Wood Sandpiper Agrarian Wilderness Gurugram Haryana India 12 April 2021
  8. Lakescape-868

    Lakescape-868

    Lakescape ... ... and Greylag ... ... on a very grey winter day ... there were only ... shades of grey ... but not as many ... ! _____________ Keoladeo National Park Bharatpur Rajasthan India 12 January 2023 ... 1.03 pm
  9. Rustic bunting

    Rustic bunting

    This is the second encounter of this species in Georgia. Migration, breeds up north in the taiga zone.
  10. Lakescape-867

    Lakescape-867

    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...
  11. Raptor-170 : Greater Spotted Eagle : in heavy fog : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Raptor-170 : Greater Spotted Eagle : in heavy fog : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Greater Spotted Eagle is a regular at Keoladeo National Park during winters ... Here an immature is seen on a winter day with dense fog and deep mist ... ... albeit in a not so sleepy hollow ... ________________ Bharatpur : Rajasthan India 12 January 2023
  12. Idol ...

    Idol ...

    Another full frame ... and one more dear one ... _________________ Black Redstart ... female Keoladeo National Park India
  13. Bluethroat : winter visitor : foraging : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Bluethroat : winter visitor : foraging : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    A lovely ... little hyperactive winter visitor to Indian plains ... Seen here foraging actively on ground on a misty ... overcast winter day at ... Keoladeo National Park Bharatpur Rajasthan India 12 January 2023
  14. Lakescape-865

    Lakescape-865

    Many of them start getting their breeding plumage ... before the spring migration ____________________ Common Redshank Basai Wetland Gurugram Haryana India
  15. Designer ...

    Designer ...

    Designer name ... ... for designer ... throat Bluethroat Keoladeo National Park Bharatpur Rajasthan India 13 January 2023
  16. Generous ...

    Generous ...

    This chiffy ... too was in a, rather, generous mood ... and allowed us some good closeup shots ... ________________ Siberian Chiffchaff Keoladeo National Park Bharatpur Rajasthan India 12 January 2023
  17. Raptor-164

    Raptor-164

    There were columns of fog ... floting over the wetland and forest ... This fabulous ... ... big immature Imperial Eagle came and sat on a mound ... projecting out of water ... ... fairly close to where we were standing ... giving us this near full-frame shot ... ___________ Aquila...
  18. Raptor-164 : Steppe Eagle : soaring : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Raptor-164 : Steppe Eagle : soaring : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    835 views, 31 likes, 7 loves, 12 comments, 24 shares, Facebook Watch Videos from Alok Tewari: Steppe Eagle ... soaring over vanishing wetlands Steppe are large Aquila ... Big in body ... and a long wing span ... These aerial biggies may have a wingspan of 7+ feet ... matching that of Imperial...
  19. Raptor-163 : White-tailed Eagle : in post-sunset twilight : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Raptor-163 : White-tailed Eagle : in post-sunset twilight : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    2.7K views, 53 likes, 8 loves, 29 comments, 30 shares, Facebook Watch Videos from Alok Tewari: rare sighting in India ... To put things in proper perspective ... consider this : Every year lakhs of people visit Tiger Reserves ... of that many thousands are able see and photograph a Tiger ...
  20. Raptor-161

    Raptor-161

    A Nordic ... ... in tropical setting ... ____________ White-tailed Eagle
  21. Lakescape-859

    Lakescape-859

    Lesser Black-backed Gull ... a rarity in inland waterbodies ... Adult with immature ... on World Wetlands Day _________________ Sultanpur National Park Gurugram Haryana India 2 February 2023
  22. Lakescape-858

    Lakescape-858

    Smiling ... ... even on a cheerless ... winter day _________________ Northern Shoveler ... male Keoladeo National park Bharatpur : Rajasthan India 12 Janary 2023
  23. Friendly ...

    Friendly ...

    Usually ... ... a very wary bird ... ... unusually came very close ... ... smiled ... and even inquired gently ... '... how's your birding day going mister ...' _______________ Bluethroat Keoladeo National Park India 12 January 2023
  24. Attitude ...

    Attitude ...

    Unusually ... a rather bold and pretty pose given by this little guy ... ... clearly with an attitude ... ___________ Siberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita tristis ... aka Phylloscopus tristis Keoladeo NP 12 January 2023
  25. Lakescape-855

    Lakescape-855

    On ... World Wetlands Day ... peace reigned supreme on that clear winter day ... with balmy sunshine ... The soporific scene here gives no hint of the fact that seven big Raptors including White-tailed Eagle ... were circling overhead ... enjoying the thermals on a slowly warming day...
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