Birds of India #63 – Jerdon’s Bushlark

The Jerdon’s Bushlark is a small bird of about 14 cms in size. Larks have always interested us because we find their singing flight display quite spectacular. Though the Jerdon’s Bushlark singing display is not as spectacular as the Indian Bushlark, it is...

Birds of India #62 – Shikra

The Shikra is a small raptor, which is a widespread resident in both the open countryside and the forests of India. Adult Shikra closely resemble the Besra, however they have a distinctly paler plumage. This bird of prey is comfortable living not only in the forests,...