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Nature Walk at Arasana Kere and surroundings, Mysore District

posted Jul 29, 2013, 9:55 PM by Sharath Adavanne   [ updated Dec 28, 2014, 1:13 AM ]

Date: 04.08.2013 

Duration: 7.00 – 11.00 hr 

Weather: Cloudy and drizzled twice 

Participants: 36 members 

Habitat: Tank, Rain-fed agricultural fields and Tropical deciduous thorn-scrub 










                        Fig: Angled Castor                                                                          Fig: Baya Weaver

Highlight:

  • Plants in flower -20 species;few interesting ones- ACACIA PENNATA, ARISTOLOCHIA INDICA, GLORIOSA SUPERBA, TERMINALIA PANICULATA, TODDALEA ASIATICA
  • Few plants in fruit - CAPPARIS SEPIARA, TERMINALIA CHEBULA, XIMENIA AMERICANA
  • Bird species -61; few interesting ones- GREY-HEADED MYNA, PIED CRESTED CUCKOO, WHITE-BELLIED MINIVET, FRANKLIN WREN-WARBLER
  • Butterfly species -20;  few interesting ones- LARGE BANDED SWIFT, STRIPED ALBATROSS, DARK CERULEAN 


INVITATION



When : 04.08.2013, Sunday 

Where : Arasana Kere and surroundings 

Habitat:  Water body, Agricultural fields and Tropical deciduous thorn-scrub

How long : 07.00 to 11.00 AM 

Distance : 14 Km from Assembly point 

Charges/Fee : None

Instructions : 
1. Program is open to all
2. Carry sufficient water and snacks for individual requirement
3. Please make your own vehicle arrangement to reach the location.  

Assembly point : Outer Ring road - HD Kote Road junction at 06.30 AM  
                           (just after Srirampura Gram Panchayat Office on HD Kote Road)

For more details, please contact : Shivaprakash A
    +91-9480191661 / 0821-2461096 (7 PM to 9 PM )
    adavanne@gmail.com