10 more wetlands from India get the Ramsar site tag

News:  Ramsar has declared 10 more wetland sites from India as sites of international importance. With this, the numbers of Ramsar sites in India are now 37  Facts: Ramsar Sites: It is a wetland site designated to be of international importance under the Ramsar Convention. The new Indian Ramsar sites include:  Nandur Madhameshwar bird sanctuary-… Continue reading 10 more wetlands from India get the Ramsar site tag

Migratory birds start arriving at Chilika, numbers are down

Migratory birds start arriving at Chilika, numbers are down News: Migratory birds arriving in Chilika lake this year winters have declined than their usual numbers. Important Facts: 2. About Chilika lake: Chilika Lake, Odisha is one of the largest wintering grounds in Asia, where close to one million birds congregate on the mudflats of the… Continue reading Migratory birds start arriving at Chilika, numbers are down