View Record #9418

Q1. Name of locality or area you are reporting aboutMaharani hospital campus, Jagdalpur
Rough Address/Area
Location Latitude19.08263397
Location Longitude82.01508331
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?Campus
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?I lived 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 very large number: When I saw sparrows, there were usually more than 100 birds
Q10. If House Sparrows are/were present in this time period and locality/area, did you observe active nests?Nests seen frequently
Q11. Would you like to share a story about House Sparrows from this time period?Loc ; Maharani Hospital Campus, Jagdalpur, Bastar, CG. DT 10 JUNE 2012 Mr Sharad Chandra Verma, President Bastar Society for Conservation of Nature, Nayapara, Jagdalpur, reported that while he was in morning walk in this locality , in front ofMaharani Hospital campus , he saw about 1000 house sparrows perched on electricity line, ready to leave for feeding grounds. He further states that 4 years back , in a strong storm, many trees either broke or felled, causing death of many birds, including sparrows, resulting in lesser nos of sparrows , sighted. Since then the species has recovered well, as is evident from above sighting.
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?