Tag: Brahminy ducks a migratory bird in Nalsarovar
Brahminy ducks a migratory bird in Nalsarovar, who migrate from northern breeding areas to Nalsarovar lake as its southern wintering grounds. Brahminy ducks (ruddy shelduck) bird is one of the rare birds who travels thousand kilometre from their native place to Nalsarovar once in a year. There are almost 200 different species along with Brahminy ducks (ruddy shelduck)s who fly hundreds and thousands of kilometres to Nalsarovar lake in Gujarat, India for feeding, breeding and raising their young. Nalsarovar is a bird watcher’s paradise, tourists coming to Nalsarovar enjoys watching Brahminy ducks (ruddy shelduck) bird during the Indian winters. Ruddy shelduck is called brahminy ducks in India.
The Nal Sarovar Lake is in a lowest-lying area between the Central Gujarat and East Saurashtra. It represents a sea link that once existed between the Little Rann and the Gulf of Khambat.
Nal Sarovar is a serene marshland with shallow waters (4-5 ft) which contains 36 small islands. Mainly inhabited by migratory birds as their wintering ground, Nalsarovar wetland is the largest wetland bird sanctuary in Gujarat, and one of the largest in India. Brahminy ducks (ruddy shelduck) a migratory bird in Nalsarovar are always seen here.