Birds of India #40 – Grey-backed Shrike

The Grey-backed shrike is a resident and winter visitor to North and North Eastern parts of India. It is common to see them perched on tall grass and bushes, constantly looking out for moving prey – primarily insects, lizards etc. Because of this behaviour of...

Birds of India #39 – The Peregrine Falcon

Here’s wishing all of you a very happy 2010. The first post of this year is based on an amazing sighting of the fastest animal in the world – The Peregrine Falcon, a widespread resident and winter visitor to India.. This was our first trip to the Kaziranga...