View Record #5874



ID5874
Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutA large abandoned shed seen immediately after river Tapi and Surat
Rough Address/AreaKosad
City/District
StateGujarat
Location Latitude21.47222137
Location Longitude73.09999847
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?Other
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?Other, Passed by
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?The sparrows here moved around freely,as it is an old large shed and undisturebed.
Q12. What kind of buildings are/were present during this time period in this locality?
Q13. Please describe this locality/area in your words.This area is just after Tapi river and Surat. The area around has bushes and reeds and scattered Prosopis juliflora
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?Extensive
Q17. If you have seen sparrow nests, where were they?
Q18. When did mobile phone coverage arrive at this locality?