Top Most Common Water and Wader Birds Of India – 3
- White-Throated Kingfisher
White-throated kingfisher also referred to as white-breasted kingfisher is one of those very frequent species of kingfisher located near by the water bodies. This kingfisher is a resident of Indian subcontinent and can frequently be found well away from water resources.
- Red-Wattled Lapwing
Red-wattled lapwing are large waders birds, quite famous for its loud alarm calls and discovered all over India. Its noisy nature using a loud did-he-do-it calls make its one of those annoying birdin an urban area of Indian towns.
- Purple Heron
Purple heron one of those wading bird of heron family breeding and wintering in Indian subcontinent. The purple heron is similar in appearance just like gray heron but marginally smaller and and has darker plumage.
- Indian Cormorant
Indian cormorant also referred to as Indian shag, located mainly along the inland waters of the Indian Subcontinent. Habitat and distribution of Indian cormorants includes rivers or large wetlands, Small cormorant is another member of the cormorant family broadly spread across the Indian Subcontinent.
- Common Sandpiper
Common sandpiper nests on the floor near freshwater, shallow water and always take flight low over the water.
This species is quite similar but slightly larger then spotted sandpiper and widespread across many of temperate and subtropical.