Wildlife Week: Nature lovers watch birds in Van Vihar
programmes were held on the 2nd day of Wildlife Conservation Week at Van Vihar
National Park here on Wednesday. These included bird watching, Rangoli and
programme was beld from 6 am in which 85 people participated. The bird watchers
recognised various species of local and migratory birds. These mainly included
Chatak, Khanjan, Bullyneck Stork, Red Muniya, Lesser Whistling Duck, Night
Rangoli competition was held from 9 to 11 am, which was participated by 98
contestants. Beautiful Rangolis were made on issues pertaining to nature by
contestants. In junior section, Mandvi Ajay Arunakar stood first, Nikita Pal
second and Priyanshu third. In senior section, the first prize was won by
Tejaswini Sharma, second YK Verma and third Atul Kushwaha.
competition, Bhopal’s senior photographers gave tips of wildlife photography to
upcoming photographers. The tips were provided by Anurag Dube, Bhavna Jaiswal
and Sanjay Jain.
camp will be held at Van Vihar on October 3 from 6 to 8.30 am. Debate
competition of schools on “Earth will survive only when forests and wildlife
survive” will be held from 10. 30 am. Later, discussions will be held on
“Teachers’ Role in Wildlife Conservation” at teachers’ workshop.