Not very far from the city, this lake provides the most number of water birds. Wikimapia Coordinates for the Meeting Place: 12°43’12″N 77°41’24″E. Enjoy the pictures, do drop your comments… thank you.
Tag Archive: anekal lake
First of all, thanks to Geetanjali for showing us the path of one more treasure near Bangalore. Anekal Lake is a big lake and almost every variety of water bird is available at its edge.
Hoping to see a Post by Sushil soon.
First of all, when we reached we had the same expression .. oh same water birds, but I guess this lake give a better chance to explore water birds despite of the fact that water level was quite less.
Here goes some kingfishers, except white throated kingfisher, water is must for other two.
Its a wow Lake where almost every water bird were visible. I loved to see Moorhen, Coot and Stilt. A lovely road side view to the lake, you keep on watching the birds and people will unnecessarily keep on doing “ppppp ppp pp pp ” . Some pictures here:
We saw one Moorhen and Sandpiper searching the prey very deeply into the water.
First time shot of Jacana . It was looking like a lovely bird, I wish to see her more closely.
Not missing the field birds too. Here goes Parakeet, Barbet, Bulbul and some fire bugs.
Lot of fish were died at the side of the lake, don’t know the reason but neither human nor birds were interested in that.
And finally the bird of prey, a majestic black kite in flight. There was lot of “Birds of Prey” every time I saw from my lens to upside, I wished to have other than black kite but .. .. ..
Post by Deepa is here: http://deponti.livejournal.com/804180.html