Celebrity gossip on Talking Naturally? Sort of, though rather than a human famous for doing not very much, Dinara is a tagged Sociable Lapwing that is rapidly becoming the ‘star’ of BirdLife’s ‘The Amazing Journey’. A new satellite reading puts her close to the city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat, India, and over the last three months she has played a very important role in helping uncover a previously unconfirmed but long-suspected eastern migratory route. With staging sites becoming better understood, conservationists can plan strategies to help protect this Critically Endangered species once they leave the breeding grounds.
Dinara celebrates New Year in India
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