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House Sparrow behaviour....

HOUSE SPARROWS

used to be common birds in most Indian cities. But in Bangalore at least, there was a serious decline, and it is a joy to see them back in certain areas of the city, and its outskirts.

I posted this picture of a beautiful male:


sub adult male house sparrow 200710



And in Kabini, I was able to take a video of two things they love to do...one, have a good water bath:





and the second, having a mud (or in this case, a grass!) bath:




Sparrows are such perky, lively creatures...it's a real joy to have them around!
Tags: bangalore, birding, forest, karnataka, photography, urban living, video, wildlife
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