View Record #11375

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutNoida expressway
Rough Address/AreaTHE WORLD TOWER, Bhangel, Sector - 106
StateUttar Pradesh 201301
Location Latitude28.53551674
Location Longitude77.39102936
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?New residential development
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 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?I see a fair number of sparrows everyday here whereas have not noticed a single sparrow in areas like sarita vihar, okhla in Delhi. I guess though the new residential and commercial buildings are developing very fast here in Noida still a lot of lush green open spaces are major reason for their existence. I have thoroughly enjoyed the chirping of these tiny birds in my childhood at Agra way back in 80s and 90s
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?