IJSRP, Volume 6, Issue 7, July 2016 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Harpreet Singh, Hemant Joshi, Pratiksha Mishra, Yogesh Chaudary, Mitesh Gaur
The study started with an aim of concoct a Checklist of birds in and around College of Veterinary and Animal Science, Navania Vallabhnagar – Udaipur (24º 39' 15.2"N & 74º 01' 26.8"E) and also to know about their distribution and activity within the campus. The spell of the study was one year from June 2015 to June 2016 to spot presence of birds during summer as well as in winter. Total 116 species were identified belonging to 45 families, there were 36 species (31%) of birds which can be considered as common followed by 28 very common ones (24%). 38 species (33%) were encountered occasional whereas 14 species (12%) were rare. The number of species observed in winter were more in comparison to summer due to migratory species (35 species). The study shows the presence of some bird species of global importance categorized in IUCN Red Data List including: White rumped vulture, Egyptian vulture, Sarus crane, Painted stork, Black necked stork, Black headed ibis, Black tailed godwit. The Favourable ecological conditions like wetland, roosting places, food, shrubs and undisturbed area were chief reasons of attracting various birds.
Harpreet Singh, Hemant Joshi, Pratiksha Mishra, Yogesh Chaudary, Mitesh Gaur (2018); Status of Wetland and Terrestrial Birds In and Around Campus C.V.A.S Navania, Udaipur, Rajasthan – India;
Int J Sci Res Publ 6(7) (ISSN: 2250-3153). http://www.ijsrp.org/research-paper-0716.php?rp=P555614