View Record #11258



ID11258
Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutKamaraj Nagar, Near S.Alangulam lake
Rough Address/AreaPasupathi Nagar
City/DistrictMadurai
StateTamil Nadu
Location Latitude9.95663929
Location Longitude78.12459564
Q3. What time period are you reporting about?2010-2012
Q4. What kind of general area are you reporting about?City (outskirts)
Q5. What kind of locality is/was this in the time period chosen above?Scrubland
Q6. Roughly how large is the locality/area from which you are reporting sparrows?Less than 100 metres across (eg, a few houses or shops)
Q7. How well do/did you know this place in the time period chosen above?I visited frequently
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?Regarding question no.3 I have no other way to chose any other option. For the last 6 months I have been watching this area and the residents nearby are very interested in this and they have provided boxes to attract the sparrows and they live happily there. Regarding question no.7. I used to go waling through this area at least once in a week.
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?