View Record #9186

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting abouthotel milestone satara
Rough Address/Area
Location Latitude17.74089813
Location Longitude74.00807953
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?Restaurants or Eateries
Q6. Roughly how large is the locality/area from which you are reporting sparrows?100-500 metres across (eg, a market, bus-stand or park)
Q7. How well do/did you know this place in the time period chosen above?Other, i visit once in two years
Q8. How frequently did you see House Sparrows in the time period and locality/area chosen above?Occasionally: I saw sparrows several times a month
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?We were on our way to kolhapur when we stopped at this hotel for a quick snack. It was rainy season and we got to see many of these feathery fluffy birds drinking water from the accumulated puddles and feeding on the food crumbs. It was a delight to watch these feathered friends. I do hope all the efforts by the organizations bear fruit and help the sparrows make a comeback. I miss their merry chirping..
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?