View Record #11359

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutLa Salette, Magarpatta road.
Rough Address/AreaLa Salette, BG Shirke Rd, Kirtane Baugh, Magarpatta City, Hadapsar
StateMaharashtra 411036
Location Latitude18.52165794
Location Longitude73.92485809
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?Agricultural fields
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 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?Nests seen frequently
Q11. Would you like to share a story about House Sparrows from this time period?Have made small cartons tied to grilles of Windows with small square opening. This becomes perfect for nesting of sparrows.
Q12. What kind of buildings are/were present during this time period in this locality?No buildings
Q13. Please describe this locality/area in your words.Fields around about 100 acres
Q14. Does or did anyone feed sparrows in this locality/area, or put out nestboxes?Nestbox
Q15. If this is an agricultural area, what are the main crops grown?Lying vacant
Q16. How much green space exists/existed in this locality?Extensive
Q17. If you have seen sparrow nests, where were they?Artificial nest box, Window
Q18. When did mobile phone coverage arrive at this locality?2005-2009