Summer in the Nilgiris – an escapee’s photo-diary

Long-tailed Shrike in the Nilgiris

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While the glens and vales of the Nilgiris cope with a torrent of tourists, the resident and endemic birds have the hills to themselves. There’s no better time to observe them nesting and bringing up their families. Without moving a muscle, just to prove that lazy birding does have its rewards.