Annual Bird Census in Odisha from Today


Bhubaneswar:  The annual bird census in Nandankanan, Similipal and other forest divisions Odisha began today. The same will be carried out in Chilika from January 4 and will be followed by Bhitarkanika & Hirakud from January 6.

As many as 21 teams with each team comprising of 5 members have been formed for bird counting.

Similarly as many as 14 camps have been established in Chilika and special protection camps are being set up in Bhitarkanika, Puri, Chandaka and Sambalpur area.