Much has been written both in global and local level on rice cultivation, rice production and associated problems, the impact of land-use changes, biodiversity in rice fields. Yet, an area that has received little attention in the Sri Lankan context, is the avifaunal species utilizing rice fields. As a consequence of rapid urbanization, the extent of rice fields is decreasing year by year.
M. D. K. L. Gunathilaka (2020); Land use and land cover changes and Avifauna: an empirical analysis of loss of agricultural wetlands and its impact on avian species in suburban areas; International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications (IJSRP)
10(05) (ISSN: 2250-3153), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.10.05.2020.p10132