Vol. 10 No. 6

Vol. 10 No. 6

Date of publication: 30 November 2015

Avifauna of Kukkarahalli Tank: Decline of species due to impact of ‘restoration’ work
M. K. Sapthagirish, Sukhprit Kaur & Honnavalli N. Kumara

Status and distribution of Broad-billed Sandpiper Calidris falcinellus in Gujarat, India
Prasad Ganpule, Maulik Varu, Kapilsinh V. Zala & Ashvin Trivedi

A monospecific colony of Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis in agricultural landscape of central Uttar Pradesh, India
Rajneesh Dwevedi, Aniket Kumar, Mahendiran Mylswamy

Recent sightings of Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus in Barak Valley, Assam
Amir Sohail Choudhury

Status of Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans in India
Prasad Ganpule

Woolly-necked Storks Ciconia episcopus nesting on mobile-towers in Pune, Maharashtra
Umesh Vaghela, Dipak Sawant & Vishwanath Bhagwat

Observations of Black-tailed Crake Zapornia bicolor in Shillong, Meghalaya
Sudhanya Ray Hajong

Occurrence of Forest Owlet Heteroglaux blewitti in Betul District, and the importance of its conservation in the Satpura landscape
Prachi Mehta, Prasanna N. S., Anil Kumar Nagar & Jayant Kulkarni

A record of Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher Ceyx erishaca from Vansda National Park, Gujarat
M. U. Jat

Black-throated Munia Lonchura kelaarti in Pune District, Maharashtra
Shruti A. Dudhane

A Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus from Banni Grasslands, Gujarat, India
Veer Vaibhav Mishra

A case of total albinism in a Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer
D. E. Gabadage, W. M. S. Botejue, A. S. Dias, T. D. Surasinghe & D. M. S. S. Karunarathna

Letters to the Editor

Review

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Vol. 10 No. 5

Vol. 10 No. 5

Date of publication: 02 November 2015

First record, and recovery of Wedge-tailed Shearwater Ardenna pacifica from the Andaman Islands, India
S. Rajeshkumar, C. Raghunathan & N. P. Abdul Aziz

A compilation of frigatebird sightings from 2014, including Christmas Island Frigatebird Fregata andrewsi
Dipu Karuthedathu, David James, Aneesh Sasidevan, Mymoon Moghul, Prasanna Parab, S. S. Davidson, Sakthi Manickam, Vijayalakshmi Rao & Vineeth M.

Notes on breeding of Ashy Prinia Prinia socialis in Gujarat, India
Raju Vyas & Kartik Upadhyay

White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata in Hollongapar Gibbon Sanctuary, Assam, India
Narayan Sharma, Samrat Sengupta, Dilip Boruah, Noren Bhuyan, Deben Borah, Lalit Saikia & Gunin Saikia

Active bait-fishing in Indian Pond Heron Ardeola grayii
Michel Antoine Réglade, Mohammed E. Dilawar & Ulhas Anand

Sighting of Western Reef Egret Egretta gularis in Sirohi District, Rajasthan
Vivek Sharma, Rakesh Kumar Kumawat, Dinesh Meena, Divaker Yadav, Abdhesh Kumar, Naresh Kumar Kumawat & K. K. Sharma

Painted Storks Mycteria leucocephala breeding in Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, Kerala
Shibi Moses

Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus with unusual symmetrically pale claws
Nirav Bhatt & Prasad Ganpule

Migrating flock of Oriental Honey Buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus at the Indo-Bhutan border
Sachin P. Ranade & Vibhu Prakash

Lord Derby’s Parakeet Psittacula derbiana nesting at Meshai, Anjaw District, Arunachal Pradesh
Praveen J., Atanu Mondal, Dipu Karuthedathu, Sachin Shurpali & Vinay Das

Oriental Pied Hornbill Anthracocerus albirostris, and Indian Pitta Pitta brachyura in Delhi, India
Yasser Arafat, M. Shah Hussain & Aisha Sultana

A futile nesting attempt by endemic Wynaad Laughing-thrush Garrulax delesserti in Silent Valley National Park, Kerala, with a comment on its altitudinal distribution
M. Divin Murukesh & Peroth Balakrishnan

First record of European Roller Coracias garrulus from Tamil Nadu
Sarayu R.

Rosy Starling Pastor roseus: A first record from Uttarakhand, India
Raman Kumar

A report of Brambling Fringilla montifringilla from Mandala Road, Arunachal Pradesh
Qupeleio De Souza

Sind Woodpecker Dendrocopos assimilis from Jaisalmer District, Rajasthan, India
Anant Pande, Anirudhkumar G. Vasava, Ridhima Solanki & C. M. Bipin

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Vol. 10 No. 3&4

 

Vol. 10 No. 3&4

Date of publication: 29 August 2015

Birds of the British Indian Ocean Territory, Chagos Archipelago, central Indian Ocean
Peter Carr

Birds in urban human habitations and the case in Dharwad, northern Karnataka
Kumar Ghorpadé

Birds and trees in an urban context: An ecosystem paradigm for Vasant Vihar, New Delhi, India
Janaki Turaga

‘Tundra’ Bean Goose Anser fabalis rossicus/serrirostris at Tahla Lake, Alwar district, Rajasthan
Harkirat Singh Sangha

Diversity of winter avifauna in Dheer beel, Assam, India
Alolika Sinha, Simi Talukdar, Gagan Chandra Das, Pranjit Kumar Sarma & Hilloljyoti Singha

Sighting of Purple-throated-, or Van Hasselt’s Sunbird Leptocoma sperata brasiliana in Karimganj District, Assam, with notes on its status in India
Vijay Anand Ismavel & Praveen J.

Some important photographic records from Gujarat
Rajni Trivedi

A Yellow-browed Tit Sylviparus modestus nest from Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary, Uttarakhand, India
Sahas Barve & André A. Dhondt

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Vol. 10 No. 2

 

Vol. 10 No. 2

Date of publication: 20 June 2015

The birds of Madurai city
Kumaran Sathasivam

Birdbaths: Attracting birds to an urban home garden
Shubha Bhat

Population trend of the common birds in a residential area of Thiruvananthapuram city, Kerala
Raju S.

Birding in the North Cachar Hills of Assam
Pritam Baruah

Lesser Florican Sypheotides indica in Warora (Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India): Conservation requirements
Sujit S. Narwade, Vithoba Hegde, Vipin V. Fulzele, Bandu T. Lalsare & Asad R. Rahmani

Breeding status of Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis in the National Chambal Sanctuary, India
Delip K. Das

Nesting of the Spot-billed Duck Anas poecilorhyncha in Chennai city
Brihadeesh S. & Rajaram V.

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Vol. 10 No. 1

 

Vol. 10 No. 1

Date of publication: 30 April 2015

 

Bird diversity of protected areas in the Munnar Hills, Kerala, India
Praveen J. & Nameer P. O.

Kite flying: Effect of Chinese manja on birds in Bangalore, India
Sharat Babu, S. Subramanya & Mohammed Dilawar

Some notes on the breeding of Ashy Woodswallow Artamus fuscus in Gujarat, India
Raju Vyas & Kartik Upadhyay

A record of Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus from Gujarat, India
M. U. Jat & B. M. Parasharya

Sighting of the Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris at Amravati, Maharashtra, India
Rahul Gupta

A Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major in Nagaland
Jainy Kuriakose, Dileep Kumar V. P., Chewang R. Bonpo & Peter Lobo

Sighting of Short-tailed Shearwater Ardenna tenuirostris, and Wedge-tailed Shearwater Ardenna pacifica from the Arabian Sea, off Ponnani, Kerala
Praveen E. S., Sandeep Das, & Dilip K. G.

Buffy Fish Owl Ketupa ketupu breeding in Sundarbans Tiger Reserve, India
Manoj Sharma, Soma Jha & Atul Jain

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