Chambal River

After a good day in Bharatpur the journey continued to Chambal River, home to the endangered Indian Skimmer. With only 1500 birds left in India and still declining we can just hope for the numbers to go up again and I’m glad I got opportunity to get pictures on this bird. But after another tourist […]

Bharatpur bird sanctuary

Next stop for the trip was at the bird sanctuary in Bharatpur, south of Agra. We arrived a little to late in the season to see the migrating birds but got some interesting shots of the resident ones. Painted stork feeding the chicks Grey Hornbill Black-Rumped Flameback Purple Sunbird Collared Scops Owl Brahminy Starling Purple […]