• Black-headed Gull ML400905551
    By eBird India February 1, 2024

    February is amongst the most happening months of the year for birds and birders. Winter migrants are still making their presence felt across the region with some passage movements beginning to take place to add some excitement into the mix.

  • Black-winged Kite ML126547101
    By eBird India December 29, 2023

    It’s the start of the new year and January is, of course, peak birdwatching season. A number of birding events- bird races, bird surveys, bird festivals  are happening this month.

  • Ruddy Shelduck ML215813381
    By eBird India December 2, 2023

    Winter is here. While the temperature is pleasant in southern India, it will soon get extremely cold in the northern parts.

  • Black-capped Kingfisher ML314348741
    By eBird India October 31, 2023

    November arrives with the promise of more birds and more birding. Warblers, raptors, waterfowl, and a bunch of passerines have been enthralling birders who’ve been reporting them all over the country.

  • Black-headed Bunting ML276017971
    By eBird India October 1, 2023

    October is one of the most awaited months of the year for birders. Wetlands start filling up with migratory waterfowl and shorebirds, while forests and shrubbery are abuzz with the chatter of warblers.

  • Spotted Flycatcher (Spotted) ML552029531
    By eBird India August 31, 2023

    September heralds the end of the monsoon season and the beginning of the cold season in most of India. Birders get excited as both, passage and winter migrants will begin to arrive at this time of year.

  • Painted Francolin ML358188591
    By eBird India July 31, 2023

    August is an interesting month of the year. While most parts of the country continue to receive heavy rainfall, the amount of water and the associated increase in vegetation and prey items stimulates changes in birdlife both locally and in terms of long-distance migration.

  • Black Bittern ML446590181
    By eBird India July 1, 2023

    Although a relatively quiet month in the year for some birders, July can be an exciting time to add to our knowledge of birds. As the rains hit various parts of the country, a number of changes occur in the birdlife of the region as well.

  • Violet Cuckoo ML440617791
    By eBird India May 31, 2023

    New:- Preliminary Results of Himalayan Bird Count 2023 ! June welcomes the annual monsoon and so far, the patterns being observed haven’t disappointed.

  • Brown Fish-Owl ML249897031
    By eBird India May 1, 2023

    It’s May, a month when there aren’t as many migrants as other months, but it’s still a busy time of year for most of our resident birds! In many parts of the country, the rich musical songs of a magpie robin, the metallic notes of a black drongo, and the harsh piercing calls of a […]