Little Rann of Kutch

Little Rann of Kutch, India

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Annotated Bird Species List, Little Rann of Kutch, India travel blog

Annotated Bird Species List

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... Solanki Bet, in a wooded setting. 12. Common Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) One sighting: freshwater reservoir in Little Rann of Kutch. 13. White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon pileatea) Multiple sightings near waterbodies and on telephone lines. 14. Pied ...

India Nature: Kutch Backroads, An Essay, part III, Little Rann of Kutch, India travel blog

India Nature: Kutch Backroads, An Essay, part III

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... ? Well, then I could smell the mesquite burning in the hot desert air, drop onto my knees and lick the salt from the cracked silt of the Little Rann, and listen to the jackals howling at dusk. I would continue to look for birds, but not at the expense of ...

India Nature: Kutch Backroads, An Essay, part IV, Little Rann of Kutch, India travel blog

India Nature: Kutch Backroads, An Essay, part IV

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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Continuing my search in the Little Rann of Kutch, I called Devji Bhai Dhanechs and booked a kooba in Jogad Camp, on the edge of the Wild Ass Sanctuary, the final worldly of the Khur. Only around 3,000 Khur remained after once ranging broadly around India. ...

India Nature: Kutch Backroads, An Essay, part II, Little Rann of Kutch, India travel blog

India Nature: Kutch Backroads, An Essay, part II

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... a national park. The national park began where the oil pipeline went underwater to the large tankers out in the Gulf of Kutch. In India, sometimes the boundaries defining what is park, what is pipeline--what is truly protected--are unclear. National ...