View Record #11396

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutAravalli Bio Diversity Park
Rough Address/AreaBiodiversity Park
City/DistrictNEW DELHI
Location Latitude28.54627419
Location Longitude77.14794922
Q3. What time period are you reporting about?2010-2012
Q4. What kind of general area are you reporting about?City (main)
Q5. What kind of locality is/was this in the time period chosen above?Other
Q6. Roughly how large is the locality/area from which you are reporting sparrows?More than 1 km across (eg, a large village or town)
Q7. How well do/did you know this place in the time period chosen above?I visited once or twice
Q8. How frequently did you see House Sparrows in the time period and locality/area chosen above?Often: I saw sparrows several times a week
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?Yesterday, 17 December 2017, I saw sparrows when I visited an area near, within 500 metres of Aravalli Biodiversity Park in Vasant Kunj. It's been many years since we sighted sparrows in C9 colony in Vasant Kunj. Does that not worry anyone? Vasant Kunj is far better than other places in Delhi, and Gurgaon. Let us keep it that way.
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?