Tuesday, 22nd of January 2019

Bird Atlas of Chilika

  Bird Atlas of Chilika
  Compiled by: S. Balachandran
   Price: Rs. 250/-(Paperback)
  Size: 6 x 9 in
  Pp. 326

  Dr. S. Balachandran, Assistant Director, head of the team at Point Calimere, is an             internationally acclaimed authority on migratory water birds at BNHS. He has studied         migratory patterns of these birds in India. Chilika is the largest inland wetland in India. In     fact, it is a common saying among ornithologists that when ‘one looks up at the flock of       birds flying across Chilika one cannot see the sky’. The book lists and describes the waterbirds and landbirds of Chilika lake, totalling 224 species. Photographs and
distribution maps of all the species are provided.