Jhilmil Jheel Conservation Reserve, Haridwar

Haridwar not only have temples, river and mountains; it has enough Avifauna due to touch of Rajaji Tiger Reserve and Jhilmil Jheel Conservation Reserve the untouched area of Haridwar. For a birders it is heaven.

Latest Checklist of Jhilmil Jheel

  1. Ruddy Shelduck (Brahminy Duck) Tadorna ferruginea
  2. Gadwall Mareca strepera
  3. Indian Spot-billed Duck Anas poecilorhyncha
  4. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  5. Green-winged Teal (Common Teal) Anas crecca
  6. Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus
  7. Red Junglefowl Gallus gallus
  8. Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus
  9. Intermediate Egret Ardea intermedia
  10. Black-shouldered Kite (Black-winged Kite) Elanus caeruleus
  11. Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus
  12. Himalayan Griffon (Himalayan Vulture) Gyps himalayensis
  13. Crested Serpent-Eagle Spilornis cheela
  14. Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga
  15. Bonelli’s Eagle Aquila fasciata
  16. White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa
  17. Black Kite Milvus migrans
  18. Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
  19. River Lapwing Vanellus duvaucelii
  20. Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus
  21. Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
  22. Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
  23. Brown-headed Gull Chroicocephalus brunnicephalus
  24. Pallas’s Gull Ichthyaetus ichthyaetus
  25. Rock Pigeon (Blue Rock Pigeon) Columba livia
  26. Oriental Turtle-Dove Streptopelia orientalis
  27. Red Collared-Dove (Red Turtle-Dove) Streptopelia tranquebarica
  28. Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis
  29. Jungle Owlet Glaucidium radiatum
  30. Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
  31. Oriental Pied-Hornbill Anthracoceros albirostris
  32. White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
  33. Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
  34. Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis
  35. Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker (Indian Pygmy Woodpecker) Dendrocopos nanus
  36. Alexandrine Parakeet Psittacula eupatria
  37. Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
  38. Plum-headed Parakeet Psittacula cyanocephala
  39. Common Woodshrike Tephrodornis pondicerianus
  40. Common Iora Aegithina tiphia
  41. Scarlet Minivet Pericrocotus speciosus
  42. Bay-backed Shrike Lanius vittatus
  43. Black-hooded Oriole Oriolus xanthornus
  44. Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus
  45. Hair-crested Drongo (Spangled Drongo) Dicrurus hottentottus
  46. White-throated Fantail Rhipidura albicollis
  47. Rufous Treepie Dendrocitta vagabunda
  48. Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
  49. Ashy-crowned Sparrow-Lark (Ashy-crowned Finch-Lark) Eremopterix griseus
  50. Grey-throated Martin (Plain Martin) Riparia chinensis
  51. Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii
  52. Grey-headed Canary-Flycatcher Culicicapa ceylonensis
  53. Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer
  54. Himalayan Bulbul (White-cheeked Bulbul) Pycnonotus leucogenys
  55. Himalayan Black Bulbul Hypsipetes leucocephalus
  56. Hume’s Warbler Phylloscopus humei
  57. Grey-hooded Warbler Phylloscopus xanthoschistos
  58. Whistler’s Warbler Seicercus whistleri
  59. Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius
  60. Striated Prinia Prinia crinigera
  61. Grey-breasted Prinia Prinia hodgsonii
  62. Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
  63. Oriental White-eye Zosterops palpebrosus
  64. Common Babbler Turdoides caudata
  65. White-rumped Shama Copsychus malabaricus
  66. Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
  67. Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
  68. Common/Stejneger’s Stonechat (Siberian/Stejneger’s Stonechat) Saxicola maurus
  69. Grey Bushchat Saxicola ferreus
  70. Scaly Thrush Zoothera dauma
  71. Brahminy Starling Sturnia pagodarum
  72. Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
  73. Golden-fronted Leafbird (Golden-fronted Chloropsis) Chloropsis aurifrons
  74. Purple Sunbird Cinnyris asiaticus
  75. Crimson Sunbird Aethopyga siparaja
  76. Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
  77. White-browed Wagtail (Large Pied Wagtail) Motacilla maderaspatensis
  78. Paddyfield Pipit Anthus rufulus
  79. Chestnut-shouldered Petronia (Yellow-throated Sparrow) Petronia xanthocollis
  80. Indian Silverbill (White-throated Munia) Euodice malabarica
  81. Black Stork Ciconia nigra
  82. Indian Pond-Heron Ardeola grayii
  83. Red-naped Ibis (Indian Black Ibis) Pseudibis papillosa
  84. Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
  85. Common Hawk-Cuckoo Hierococcyx varius
  86. Indian Grey Hornbill Ocyceros birostris
  87. Blue-bearded Bee-eater Nyctyornis athertoni
  88. Coppersmith Barbet Psilopogon haemacephalus
  89. Lineated Barbet Psilopogon lineatus
  90. Brown-headed Barbet (Large Green Barbet) Psilopogon zeylanicus
  91. Blue-throated Barbet Psilopogon asiaticus
  92. Black-rumped Flameback (Lesser Goldenbacked Woodpecker) Dinopium benghalense
  93. Rufous Woodpecker Micropternus brachyurus
  94. White-naped Woodpecker Chrysocolaptes festivus
  95. Slaty-headed Parakeet Psittacula himalayana
  96. Large Cuckooshrike Coracina macei
  97. Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach
  98. White-bellied Drongo Dicrurus caerulescens
  99. Oriental Skylark Alauda gulgula
  100. Cinereous Tit (Great Tit) Parus cinereus
  101. Indian Nuthatch Sitta castanea
  102. Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus
  103. Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides
  104. Striated Grassbird Megalurus palustris
  105. Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
  106. Verditer Flycatcher Eumyias thalassinus
  107. Blue Whistling-Thrush Myophonus caeruleus
  108. Slaty-blue Flycatcher Ficedula tricolor
  109. Pied Bushchat Saxicola caprata
  110. Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola
  111. Richard’s Pipit Anthus richardi

Date: Feb 24, 2018 8:30 AM – 5:15 PM
Protocol: Traveling by foot as well as on Gypsy
Distance: 8-10 Km
Species:111

Observers: Taukir + 2

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