View Record #11228

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutEcospace-Pritech IT park, Bellandur, Outer ring road,Bangalore
Rough Address/AreaEcospace-Pritech IT park, Bellandur
Location Latitude12.92239952
Location Longitude77.68012238
Q3. What time period are you reporting about?2010-2012
Q4. What kind of general area are you reporting about?Town
Q5. What kind of locality is/was this in the time period chosen above?New residential development
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 worked/studied 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 fair number: When I saw sparrows, there were usually between 5 and 30 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?July2014: Alomst every day I see around 20 to 30 sparrows visit the shops nearby ECOspace IT park (rear side) nearby a dry lake@ Bellandur, Outer ring road, Bangalore.They come in flocks and pick some food from the ground..They usually sit on the heaps of metal rods lying near the construction site. They stay for 5 to 10 mins and then fly away..
Q12. What kind of buildings are/were present during this time period in this locality?Open-air eateries, Other (please specify)
Q13. Please describe this locality/area in your words.Surrounded by Construction sites, High rise IT Buildings, big dry lake..huge open space.
Q14. Does or did anyone feed sparrows in this locality/area, or put out nestboxes?Neither
Q15. If this is an agricultural area, what are the main crops grown?No
Q16. How much green space exists/existed in this locality?Some
Q17. If you have seen sparrow nests, where were they?Other (please specify), Not seen
Q18. When did mobile phone coverage arrive at this locality?2010-2012