Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from November, 2011

Endemic Birds of Assam

Endemic Birds of Assam

The Critically Endangered and Endangered Birds of Assam

The Critically Endangered and Endangered Birds of Assam At least seventeen rarest birds of Assam are included in the World's Rarest Birds Project. Below you can find a list of those birds.White-Bellied Heron ©Thet Zaw Naing
By Mithu Das   November 03, 2011Erik Hirschfeld is a birder and author, who, in 2010, along with his two friends—Andy Swash and Rob Still—started the World's Rarest Birds Project to contribute to Birdlife International's Preventing Extinctions Programme by raising funds. "The project started with the launch of an exciting photo competition, aimed at providing the images for a new book entitled The World's Rarest Birds," said the project team. "It will cover 372 endangered species in addition to the 190 that are Critically Endangered."Seventeen rarest birds of Assam are also included in the World's Rarest Birds Project. Here is a list of those birds:Critically endangered birds of AssamPink-headed Duck (Rhodonessa caryophyllacea)…

Vulnerable and Near Threatened Birds of Assam

Vulnerable and Near Threatened Birds of Assam