Birdwatching at Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary
Jalpaiguri District, West Bengal, India
Jaldapara is a paradise for bird watchers. It is one of the very few places in India, where the Bengal Florican can be sighted. The area is exceptionally rich in avifauna because of varied terrain, mosaic of vegetation and rich insect life. More than 240 species of birds are found in variety of habitat - grassland, water bodies and woodland.