Hyderabad has a distinct population of lake birds which includes both migratory and resident. The migratory birds can be seen in winter till around March. This year the highlight was to see the greater flamingos flock to Hyderabad.
...and we were lucky to see so many of them before they flew back
The other common migratory birds are the Bar headed geese which migrates from Leh as I am made to understand.
We also saw Glossy Ibis, Brown headed gulls this season.
Among the resident birds near the lake shores most common are Grey Herons,Pond Herons, Eurasian Spoonbills, Egrets, Wood sandpipers, plovers, cormorants, black winged stilts, Kingfishers, Little stint, River Terns,
....purple swamp hens and bronze winged J…