PC Sendyl

A good place for Birding!

On 24th Jan 2021, KeyTerns organized a curated Birding trip near a lakeside place on Vandalur – Oragadam road. Group did some good birding, and had tasty homemade Breakfast. Below list was compiled by Darshana with inputs from others. Refer to Photo Album section for nice photos.

List of Birds


  • Open billed stork
  • Rosy starling (looks like myna)
  • Brahminy starling (looks like Oriole)
  • Spotted owlet – couple on dead coconut tree
  • Laughing dove & spotted dove
  • Jacobin’s cuckoo
  • White browed wagtail ??
  • White browed bulbul
  • Green bee eater
  • Blue tailed green bee eater
  • Kingfishers – common, pied, white throated
  • Rosy Starling
  • Brahminy starling
  • Red vented bulbul
  • Heard blitz Reed wabbler
  • Asian palm swift
  • Munia – scaly breasted
  • Indian Roller


  • Tailor bird
  • Pheasant tailed jacana
  • Coot family
  • Whistling duck
  • One group of ducks (diff colors)
  • Lotens sunbird
  • Brown shrike
  • Yellow wattled lapwing
  • Red wattled lapwing
  • Sandpiper
  • Plover
  • Cinnamon bittern
  • Greater coucal
  • Asian koel male
  • Purple rumped sunbird male
  • Pied bushchat M n F
  • Drongo
  • Open billed stork
  • Greater Egret


  • Baya weaver
  • Jerdin
  • Clamarous reed wabbler
  • Snipe
  • Oriole
  • Hoopie
  • Robin – Indian
  • Flameback woodpecker
  • Yellow wagged tail
  • Pipit
  • Lark
  • Prinia. Plain . Jungle
  • White breasted waterhen
  • Pond heron
  • Grey heron or purple heron
  • Little grebe
  • Tern
  • Barn swallow


Photo Albums

Arokianathan

Sanjiv

Jessy


Thanks to Nathan, Sanjiv, Jessy, RS Kumar and Sendyl.


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on Jan 28, 2021