Contents

Vol. 8 No. 2
Date of publication: 18 March 2013

Indian Spotted Eagle
Pallid Harrier
Mallards

On the breeding biology of the Indian Spotted Eagle Aquila hastata
Niranjan Sant, Vidhyadhar Shelke & Shridhar Shelke

Some observations of the Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus from Keoladeo National Park, Rajasthan, India
Ashok Verma & Deepali Sharma

Recovery of breeding Mallards Anas platyrhynchos in Kashmir, India
Fayaz Ahmad Ahanger, G. Mustafa Shah & Ulfat Jan

Population status of Painted Stork Mycteria leucocephala and Black-headed Ibis Threskiornis melanocephalus in southern Rajasthan, India
Vijay Kumar Koli, Mohammed Yaseen & Chhaya Bhatnagar

Status of Rufous-necked Laughingthrush Dryonastes ruficollis in Nepal
Hem Sagar Baral, Dhan Bahadur Chaudhary & Hem Subedi

Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas from Kannur coast, Kerala
Dipu Karuthedathu, Muhamed Jafer Palot, Praveen J., P. P. Sreenivasan & K. V. Uthaman

First record of Bean Goose Anser fabalis from Uttarakhand, India
Anushree Bhattacharjee

Photographic record of Jerdon’s Baza Aviceda jerdoni in Tripura, India
Kaushik Deuti

The status and distribution of Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni in Gujarat, India
Nirav Bhatt & Prasad Ganpule

First record of Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola from Kerala
P. C. Rajeevan & Jayan Thomas

First sighting of Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striata from Kerala
P. C. Rajeevan & K. M. Khaleel

Gleanings

Infanticide (egg destruction) by male House Sparrow Passer domesticus and Great Tit Parus major feeding on the same egg
Sachin Anpat & Girish Jathar

In memoriam: S. M. Osman (1925—2013)

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