View Record #11367

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutSahelinagar, Large Residential Colony
Rough Address/AreaSaheli Nagar
StateRajasthan 313001
Location Latitude24.60507393
Location Longitude73.68176270
Q3. What time period are you reporting about?2010-2012
Q4. What kind of general area are you reporting about?Cultivation
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 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?Year -2013-2016 Started with 3 nest boxes and now have installed 8 wooden & other material nest boxes only for Sparrows in my house premise walls. Put up specially Sparrow feeders of wood and plastic bird feeders, regularly filled with sparrow feed of Bajri, Ragi & Chena. Every year we have had great success with the birds breeding and nearly 4-5 chicks survive every year, with parent birds using same nests year after year.
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?