Look closely at the eyes of a Black-winged Kite. Are they red? Or orange? Or yellow? The eyes will tell you if you are looking at an adult or a juvenile bird. Continue reading TL;DR – What colour are a Black-winged Kite’s eyes?
The Oriental Magpie-Robin is an accomplished songster. But its powers of mimicry are often underrated. Continue reading Hush! This Magpie-Robin just stole a bulbul’s song!
Parenting, as none better than dad and mom know, is no child’s play. And the challenges, it appears, are harder when you’re a swan. Continue reading Love and loss on Swan Lake
The sky swarmed with hundreds of Plum-headed Parakeets, uncommon visitors to Punchakkari’s wetland habitat Continue reading Birds Bizarre: Revenge of the Plum-headed Parakeets?
I had walked these fields as a child. Here is where I became a birdwatcher. Continue reading The birdwatcher at home