2nd Goa Bird Festival

Date:
12.12.2017


2ND GOA BIRD FESTIVAL

Fancy birding with us & discover the natural beauty of Goa!

Celebrate the local and migrant
Avi faunal diversity while enjoying field trips, special events and activities at Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary!

The State of Goa nestled between Western ghats
in the east and Arabian Sea to its west is an acclaimed tourist destination for its serenity, natural beauty, pristine beaches, stretching from north to south over a coastline that is 105 km long and hospitality.  The Western ghats constitute one of the 25 mega biodiversity hot spots in the world and by virtue of its location, the State represent a unique confluence of two diverse ecosystems, the marine and the tropical forests resulting in astonishing diversity of species with high degree of endemism specially in forest areas While a large number of migratory birds visit Goa's coastal and seascapes during winter.

Goa Forest Department will hold the 2nd Bird Festival of Goa from 12-14 January
, 2018 at Eco Tourism Complex of Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary.  There will be talks by prominent ornithologist, workshops by professional photographers, and artists, guided birding trips and a first of its kind pelagic birding trip. There will a photo exhibition featuring some of the best works of different photographers, art works and a special workshop on Origami.