Author: Mike Prince

Global Bird Weekend

We’ll be taking part in Global Bird Weekend, in association with BirdLife International, eBird and Swarovski Optik. This will be the biggest ever birding weekend, and support BirdLife International’s appeal to end the illegal wild bird trade.

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Bird Migration in India

The what, why, how, when and where of Bird Migration in India: a webinar by Mike for Deccan Birders. This covers a background to bird migration, as well as analysis of eBird data for certain migratory species in India to determine any patterns.

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Run 24 for Snow Leopards

Run 24 for Snow Leopards. Whilst Covid-19 has stopped us from watching Snow Leopards in Hemis National Park as planned, we will instead support Charu Mishra, Executive Director of the Snow Leopard Trust, as he runs for 24 hours consecutively to raise awareness for endangered species and ecosystems.

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Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary

Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh is arguably the most important birding site in the Eastern Himalayas of India.

The forest supports about 500 species and is the only place in the world to see the recently discovered Bugun Liocichla.

Other highlights of a birding trip here include Blyth’s and Temminck’s Tragopans, Ward’s Trogon, Rufous-necked Hornbill, Sikkim Wedge-billed Babbler, Fire-tailed Myzornis and Beautiful Nuthatch.

After reading this invaluable guide to the birding locations at Eaglenest, and seeing some of the birds present there, we guarantee you’ll be planning your trip very soon!

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Checklists of the Birds of India by State

Checklists of the birds of India, for each individual state. These are the most accurate bird checklists available, based on actual verified sightings from eBird.

Each checklist gives relative abundance, or an assessment of how likely you are to see each species at any time of year.

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India Bird Checklists

Checklists of the birds of India, for the entire country as well as each individual state.

These are the most accurate bird checklists available, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and updated to IOC taxonomy: differences between IOC and eBird/Clements are listed.

Each checklist indicates endemics and near endemics and shows the IUCN red list status indicating globally threatened species, and is fully searchable and filterable. State checklists also show how likely you are to see each species at any time of the year.

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Checklist of the Birds of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Checklist of the birds of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Lakshadweep

Checklist of the birds of Lakshadweep islands, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded on the Lakshadweep islands, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of West Bengal

Checklist of the birds of West Bengal state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in West Bengal, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Bihar

Checklist of the birds of Bihar state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Bihar, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Jharkhand

Checklist of the birds of Jharkhand state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Jharkhand, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Odisha

Checklist of the birds of Odisha state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Odisha, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Sikkim

Checklist of the birds of Sikkim state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Sikkim, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Uttarakhand

Checklist of the birds of Uttarakhand state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Uttarakhand, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Chandigarh

Checklist of the birds of Chandigarh union territory, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Chandigarh, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Himachal Pradesh

Checklist of the birds of Himachal Pradesh state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Himachal Pradesh, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Uttar Pradesh

Checklist of the birds of Uttar Pradesh state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Uttar Pradesh, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Punjab

Checklist of the birds of Punjab state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Punjab, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Puducherry

Checklist of the birds of Puducherry union territory, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Puducherry, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Checklist of the birds of Dadra and Nagar Haveli union territory, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Daman and Diu

Checklist of the birds of Daman and Diu union territory, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Daman and Diu, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Gujarat

Checklist of the birds of Gujarat state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Gujarat, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Maharashtra

Checklist of the birds of Maharashtra state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Maharashtra, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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Checklist of the Birds of Madhya Pradesh

Checklist of the birds of Madhya Pradesh state, using IOC taxonomy. The most accurate bird checklist available, showing all species ever recorded in Madhya Pradesh, based on actual verified sightings from eBird, and linking to detailed seasonal range maps.

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