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Nature walk at Subbarayana kere, Mysore

posted Jul 25, 2016, 7:22 AM by Sharath Adavanne   [ updated Nov 1, 2016, 9:04 AM ]
Date: 31/07/2016, Sunday 
Habitat:   Shanubhogana / Subbarayana Kere & surroundings 
Duration:  7.00 to 10.00 AM 

Highlight:      
  • Sighted 37 and 51 species of butterfly and  birds respectively. 
  • Among butterflies SMALL SALMON ARAB, YELLOW ORANGE TIP &  COMMON CASTORs were very active. Observed congregation of ASIAN OPENBILL (14 nos) along with SPOT-BILLED DUCK, COOT, and LITTLE GREBE on tank shores, where villagers in en mass were washing their utensils and clothes.  
  • Breeding activity of the SMALL MINIVET was the highlight; a female was incubating, and the male was feeding the female regularly. 
  • Moreover, observed few plants in flower: PEDALIUM MUREX, CHROZOPHORA ROTTLERI, AERVA LENATA & HIBISCUS MICRANTHUS.


INVITATION
When : 31/07/2016, Sunday
Where : Subbarayana Kere and surroundings, Mysore City outskirts 
Habitat :   Lake, Non-irrigated Fields, plantations and Fallow land. 
How long : 07.00 to 10.00 AM 
Distance : 14.3 Km from Mysore Railway Station
Note & Tips:
    • Program is free and  open to all, people of any age or experience level are welcome to take part
    • Field trip involves strolling / walking on dirt track
    • Carry sufficient water and snacks for individual requirement
    • Nature Walk is free of any charges
Assembly point :  Parasaihana Hundi  on HD Kote-Ring Road junction at 06.45 AM .
For more details, please contact :   Shivaprakash A
+91-9480191661 (7 PM to 9 PM )
adavanne@gmail.com