View Record #11224



ID11224
Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutKaran Park, Astron Socity, Shree Colony, Parnkuti Society, Amin Road..
Rough Address/AreaKaran Park
City/DistrictRajkot
StateGujarat
Location Latitude22.27948189
Location Longitude70.77854919
Q3. What time period are you reporting about?2010-2012
Q4. What kind of general area are you reporting about?City (main)
Q5. What kind of locality is/was this in the time period chosen above?Old residential area
Q6. Roughly how large is the locality/area from which you are reporting sparrows?500 m to 1 km across (eg, a residential colony, commercial area or small village)
Q7. How well do/did you know this place in the time period chosen above?I lived there
Q8. How frequently did you see House Sparrows in the time period and locality/area chosen above?Always: I saw sparrows every day
Q9. When you did see House Sparrows in this time period and locality/area, how many did you typically see?A few birds: When I saw sparrows, there were usually less than 5 birds
Q10. If House Sparrows are/were present in this time period and locality/area, did you observe active nests?Sparrows observed but no nests seen
Q11. Would you like to share a story about House Sparrows from this time period?I do observe a couple that is male and female mostly everyday in and around my residence and I have put up nest in my house but somehow sparrows are not visiting my house nowadays. Previously one cople (male and female) visited my back yard and front compound for a week or so and also tried the nest by sitting inside it. But after their frequent visit of the nest for two-three daysto they somehow stopped visiting even my house. Please give me your suggestions for attracting the sparrows to build the nest or reside in the nest that i have fixed for them. Further, also tell me where can i get the nest that is marketed by Hirval Foundation.
Q12. What kind of buildings are/were present during this time period in this locality?
Q13. Please describe this locality/area in your words.
Q14. Does or did anyone feed sparrows in this locality/area, or put out nestboxes?
Q15. If this is an agricultural area, what are the main crops grown?
Q16. How much green space exists/existed in this locality?
Q17. If you have seen sparrow nests, where were they?
Q18. When did mobile phone coverage arrive at this locality?