Grey Junglefowl

01Apr13_Grey Jungle fowl
The Grey Junglefowl, also known as Sonnerat’s Junglefowl, is a wild relative of domestic fowl that is endemic to India. The calls are loud and distinctive and they are hunted for meat and the long neck hackle feathers that are sought after for making fishing lures.


Red Spurfowl

Red Spurfowl
The Red Spurfowl is a member of the pheasant family and is endemic to India. It is a bird of forests, and is quite secretive despite its size. It has a distinctive call and is often hard to see except for a few seconds when it flushes from the undergrowth. The legs of both males and females have one or two spurs, which give them their name.