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Talawe is an important bird site, say city’s bird watchers

Despite the arrival of flamingos in Mumbai since February this year, the pink birds have not yet landed on Talawe wetlands.

23 Mar 2018 2:33 AM

Lesser flamingos make annual trip to city’s mudflats

Lesser flamingos, which are relatively smaller and have a pinker hue than greater flamingos start arriving in Mumbai in November.

17 Jan 2018 2:04 AM

Bird lovers a worried lot as fourth flamingo dies within a month

Out of the three that died in the last 3 weeks, two were targeted with airguns.

28 Jan 2017 3:51 AM

Two hurt flamingos succumb to airgun shots

Activists say two more birds allegedly shot on Sunday; one dead, other is critical.

23 Jan 2017 4:40 AM

Two flamingos not in pink of health after airgun shots

The bird that was found near Thane creek was rescued by wildlife enthusiasts, who rushed it to TSPCA.

16 Jan 2017 2:18 AM


Light pollution dampens urban robins' song: study

Male robins also begin their activity relatively early in the day which makes them sensitive to light pollution

19 Dec 2016 5:00 PM

Japan culling 210,000 birds amid spreading avian flu

It is the fifth mass cull this winter in Japan with hundreds of officials working to prevent the spread of the virulent H5 strain

18 Dec 2016 11:25 AM

Maharashtra, Gujarat team to conduct flamingo study

Mangrove cell and researchers from Gujarat to work together.

03 Dec 2016 6:13 AM

People make a beeline to watch flying visitors

These birds usually breed in Kutch and when the chicks are laid, the older flamingos come to Mumbai in search of food.

02 Dec 2016 3:55 AM