Malabar Grey Hornbill

Adult pair

Mookambika WLS, Karnataka

venkataraman s


Three birds came to eat the cooked rice kept for the crows. After 3days only the male bird alone came for nearly a week and now they stopped their visit. During Jan and Feb lot of pairs were seen in the near by forest with their typical calls . Now a days I can hear their calls deep in the forest during my evening walk.The birds seen flying over head once in a while. But the pied horn bills are daily seen with out any brake till date in the near by high tree