Bird survey in BNP on Feb 17-18

The Bannerghatta Biological Park has invited bird watchers and enthusiasts for the Bird Survey 2018.

The survey will be conducted on February 17 and 18 from 6.30 am to 6.30 pm. The census is being undertaken for the second consecutive year.

In 2017, forest officials had conducted the bird and butterfly census. For registration, click on the link https://goo.gl/forms/3IV5bp4Hnwf15mBw2.

People in groups of two to three will walk on the 5-10 km-long transect lines.

From next month, the forest department will make it a round-the-year exercise where counting will be undertaken every second Saturday.

On February 17 and 18, the census will be held in Anekal, Harohalli and Kodihalli divisions of Bannerghatta National Park.

For direct sighting, Odike – an app by the department to determine the species through its sound – is being used.

Photograph document of each bird species will also be maintained in the forest records.

The Bannerghatta Biological Park has invited bird watchers and enthusiasts for the Bird Survey 2018.

The survey will be conducted on February 17 and 18 from 6.30 am to 6.30 pm. The census is being undertaken for the second consecutive year.

In 2017, forest officials had conducted the bird and butterfly census. For registration, click on the link https://goo.gl/forms/3IV5bp4Hnwf15mBw2.

People in groups of two to three will walk on the 5-10 km-long transect lines.

From next month, the forest department will make it a round-the-year exercise where counting will be undertaken every second Saturday.

On February 17 and 18, the census will be held in Anekal, Harohalli and Kodihalli divisions of Bannerghatta National Park.

For direct sighting, Odike – an app by the department to determine the species through its sound – is being used.

Photograph document of each bird species will also be maintained in the forest records.

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