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Finding Vicky on Phawngpui!

Finding Vicky on Phawngpui!

"It was first discovered in March and April 1953 and once again during extensive surveys of the mountains in February and May 1997. To most the bird was a...

“I notice, I wonder, it reminds me of”

“I notice, I wonder, it reminds me of”

A lot happens in the space between seeing or hearing a bird, and entering it as an observation on eBird. The Purple Sunbird that you saw carrying nesting material was more than just ‘PuSu (eBird shortcode for Purple Sunbird), nesting- check, female- check’.

GBBC 2021: Stories from the field

GBBC 2021: Stories from the field

Around 3000 eBirders in India participated in this year's Great Backyard Bird Count and Campus Bird Count. Birders across the country were busy organizing and...

Wild Bird Day 2020: Stories from the field

Wild Bird Day 2020: Stories from the field

In 2018, we launched a new event called Wild Bird Day. This day-long event happens every year in October coinciding with the global birding event- October Big...

GBBC 2020: Stories from the field

GBBC 2020: Stories from the field

This year's Great Backyard Bird Count and Campus Bird Count in India, saw a participation of more than 2000 people. Birders across the country were busy...

Tadoba’s Women Birding Squad

Tadoba’s Women Birding Squad

Tadoba's Women Birding Squad Written by Pooja Pawar “Oh, this bird appears so close”; “such bright colours and so clearly visible through this binocular!”...