Author: Manipadma Jena

Climate change could deal body blow to migratory birds

Warmer winters and fluctuating rainfall in Chilika Lake are proving to be major disruptors for the large population of migratory birds in this famous lagoon on India’s eastern coast

It is only February but noon temperatures are already simmering at 34 degrees Celsius in the coastal state of Odisha. On its vast Chilika lagoon, most of the 0.9 million birds that wintered here…Read More