Whooping cranes learn migration from elders: Study

Whooping cranes learn how to migrate by following elders in their midst, suggesting that social influence has a larger bearing than genetics on the birds` behavior, scientists said.

Over a lakh migratory birds arrive in Chilika Lake

At least one lakh migratory birds from places as far as Siberia, Iran, Iraq and Afghanistan have arrived at Odisha`s Chilika Lake -- India`s largest brackish water lagoon -- since October, an official said Monday.

Migratory birds start arriving in Point Calimere sanctuary

Migratory birds from far away countries have started arriving at Point Calimere Wildlife Sanctuary at Kodiakarai in the district on their annual sojourn.

20,000 migratory birds sighted in Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary

Over 20,000 migratory birds have been sighted in the Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam`s Morigaon district with the advent of winter.

Migratory birds are flying back home from Odisha

More than a million migratory birds that thronged various lakes and marshlands of Odisha, flying in from as far places as Siberia and Iraq, have started their return journey back home, an official said Friday.

50 migratory birds found dead in China

More than 50 migratory birds have been found dead at a wetland in China.