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Patan, Chhattisgarh: A Global Haven for Migratory Birds



  Nov 29, 2023

Chhattisgarh’s Patan: A Bird Watching Haven



What makes Patan in Chhattisgarh special for bird watchers?

Patan is renowned for its large flocks of migratory birds, attracting bird watchers with its rich biodiversity and designated water bodies ideal for feeding and resting migratory species.

How many species of migratory birds have been traced in Patan?

Bird watchers have traced 35 species of migratory birds in the region.

From how many countries do birds migrate to Patan?

Birds from over 24 countries are known to visit Chhattisgarh, including Patan, on their migratory routes.

What is the significance of the flyway route over Patan?

Over 70% of the state is under a flyway route of migratory birds, making it a critical stopover for birds traversing long distances from countries as far as Russia, Mongolia, and Europe.

What are some of the bird species identified in Patan?

Notable species include the Bar-headed Goose, Northern Pintail, and River Tern among others.


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