10 AM | 07 May

Top 10 Bird Sanctuaries of India

Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary, Haryana

Birds are one of the most beautiful creatures of God. They symbolise freedom, peace and to aim high in life. Lucky India, that hosts home for numerous species of birds. It does not only attract local birds but also provides home to migrant birds. Many Ornithologist visit India during the peak season of migration of birds. Bird sanctuaries in India are a treat for bird-lovers. Over 1000 species of birds migrate to India throughout the year, making it an important tourist destination. Colourful and migratory birds become centre of attraction of many sanctuaries. Building and maintaining bird sanctuaries have become an important step of Government to preserve the endangered bird species. Let us read about the top 10 bird sanctuaries of India.

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09 PM | 16 Dec

Variety Is The Spice Of Bats

The animal kingdoms are rife with millions of different species of animals (I’m no zoologist but from what I remember about the insect kingdom, the numbers of different species of bugs can be pretty astronomical). While there may not be billions of bats that are an inextricable facet of the food chain, they certainly do have a varied number of species that all contribute to the food chain and are not as nasty as popular opinion would lead most of us to believe. Bats are the only mammals capable of true flight. With extremely elongated fingers and a wing membrane stretched between, the bat’s wing anatomically resembles the human hand.

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