Bird survey begins in Malappuram district
Nilambur: A comprehensive bird survey has begun as part of the preparation of the bird atlas in Malappuram district. Habitat structure and diversity of birds will be included in the atlas which will keep international standards. North DFO Dr R Aadalarasan and south DFO S Sun inaugurated the survey at Nilambur KFRI Sub Centre.
Bird Club International representative K Balachandran, Prof OP Abdurahiman, Dr KS Anoop Das, Re Eco Thirunavaya representative M Sadiq, Nature Study Centre director P Jayaprakash, District Coordinators Dhivin Murukesh, Dr SS Prasanth, Dr Muhammad Zayeer attended the programme.
The bird atlas preparation in district had begann with the survey at Chaliyarmukku. Monsoon survey till September 15 and Summer survey from January 15 to March 15 are the activities in the district. An environment group has also been formed under the leadership of South DFO S Sun for conducting environment activities at Nilambur.