Ardeola

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Ardeola

see egret.
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935) to improve wastewater and training for the workforce green infrastructure, students and residents of Omaha; City and County of Denver, Colorado ($ 60,000) to develop the Master Plan for Open Space Regional Pond Heron to consolidate and restore open space in about 80 acres of land surrounding the pond Heron, with the ultimate goal of reducing pollution runoff urban, improve wildlife habitat and create recreational opportunities for the highly urbanized, industrialized and marginalized Globeville neighborhood.
These are: House Sparrow (Passer domesticus), House Crow (Corvus splendens) Indian Peafowl (Pavo cristatus), Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) Laughing Dove (Streptopelia senegalensis), Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri), Asian Koel (Eudynamys scolopacea), Indian Pond Heron (Ardeola grayii), Common Myna (Acridotheres tristis) and Dusky Crag-Martins.
Other aspects of the project included the censusing of two other nationally important bird species that occur at Khor Kalba (Indian Pond Heron, Ardeola grayii and Sykes's Warbler Iduna rama) and the production of a comprehensive portfolio of images (both still and video) to be used to document the unique wildlife of this rich and endangered locality.
The migratory species include grey heron, pond heron, pin tail, blue rot pigeon and alpine swift, but this wetland is gradually losing its charm, due to silt, which comes from Dudhganga catchment area.
When a Chinese pond heron paddles around the fields in search of paddy frogs, the unfortunate ones are gulped down without a croak, even though the frog looks a good deal wider than the heron's beak.
During the visit, numbers of birds like Grey Heron, Pond Heron, Spot Billed Duck, Black winged tilt, Pheasant-tailed jacana, Flamingo (Agni Pankh), Coot, Lark, Moorhen were seen by the participants.
Richardson and Aspinall (1998) report 'Eastern' Reed Warbler, Lichtenstein's sandgrouse after dusk, Common Kingfisher and irregular sightings of Indian Pond Heron, Squacco Heron, Night Heron and Great Snipe.