View Record #5685

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutParamekkavu Temple, Round east, Thrissur Town
Rough Address/AreaRound East Rd
Location Latitude10.52453136
Location Longitude76.21799469
Q3. What time period are you reporting about?2005-2009
Q4. What kind of general area are you reporting about?Town
Q5. What kind of locality is/was this in the time period chosen above?Place of worship
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 visited frequently
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?Nests seen occasionally
Q11. Would you like to share a story about House Sparrows from this time period?Mr. Shankar used to see 25-30 sparrows, everyday at this spot, which is his boadring point to the office. He has seen some nests
Q12. What kind of buildings are/were present during this time period in this locality?Non-food shops, Apartment complexes
Q13. Please describe this locality/area in your words.Sparrows were observed on lawn in front of the temple.
Q14. Does or did anyone feed sparrows in this locality/area, or put out nestboxes?Neither
Q15. If this is an agricultural area, what are the main crops grown?
Q16. How much green space exists/existed in this locality?A few
Q17. If you have seen sparrow nests, where were they?Ledge
Q18. When did mobile phone coverage arrive at this locality?2000-2004