Category Archives: Kingfisher

Amazing Facts: The Common Kingfisher

Amazing Facts: The Common Kingfisher The Common Kingfisher hunts from a perch 1–2 m (3–6 ft) above the water, on a branch, post or riverbank, bill pointing down as it searches for prey. It bobs its head when food is … Continue reading

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White Throated Kingfisher

White Throated KingfisherThis is a large kingfisher, 28 cm in length. The adult has a bright blue back, wings and tail. Its head, shoulders, flanks and lower belly are chestnut, and the throat and breast are white. The large bill … Continue reading

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Biomimicry:The Kingfisher and The Bullet Train

Biomimicry:The Kingfisher and The Bullet TrainThe kingfisher has the ability to go from one density of medium (Air) to another density of medium (Water) without a splash, This helps them catch the fish without alarming them. This ability of the … Continue reading

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White Throated Kingfisher Kavdi Pune

White Throated Kingfisher Kavdi PuneKingfishers are a group of small to medium sized brightly coloured birds. There are roughly 90 species of kingfisher. All have large heads, long, sharp, pointed bills, short legs, and stubby tails. Most species have bright … Continue reading

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