In India, Babgladesh, Harial, the earth fowl, is seen all over in light of the fact that a lot of sustenance and safe convenience. Jahangirnagar University (JU), eminent for its flawlessly green grounds, is a perfect living space for some mixtures of fowls.
A huge number of individuals visit the yard amid winter to watch various types of transient winged creatures and additionally our occupant fowls. However, they barely think about these fowls. So it is not amazing that, when gotten some information about the flying creature hariyal, what the vast majority of them bring to the table is a numb look.
Tragically, large portions of the JU understudies and the encompassing group themselves don't have a clue about that the hariyal, an uncommon and lovely types of pigeon, is additionally an occupant like them on this yard. "This is the first occasion when I have heard the name of the winged creature hariyal. I have existed here for a long time yet I have never seen this flying creature. Where does it originate from? At the point when does it go to our facilities?" These are a percentage of the inquiries asked by Redwanul Islam, an understudy at the URP branch of JU.
Like Redwanul, numerous understudies are astonished to hear the name hariyal. An alternate astonishment for us is that this winged animal is found in just a couple of spots on the planet. Sababa Monjur, an understudy from the English office, conceives that hariyal is an alternate transient winged creature on the yard like numerous others that come here intersection a huge number of miles amid the winter season.
"It is dishonorable that the dependable powers are not sufficiently concerned to make open mindfulness on our untamed life, which could help to save our regular ecological riches for future eras," says Adnan Ahmed, an alternate understudy of JU.
Untamed life analyst Kamrul Hasan, a partner educator of the Zoology division at JU, says, "These days, the quantity of hariyal has diminished as a result of the absence of sufficient sustenance and safe housing, which is created by the methodical felling of trees and backwoods without any legitimate arranging."
Masters and fledgling partners are fearful about the eventual fate of uncommon and excellent
The backwoods division could likewise take an activity to make open mindfulness. "There are 660 types of winged creatures in our nation, however what number of them do individuals think about? Not more than 20-25 species. Presently it has ended up completely crucial to make mindfulness among the individuals," says Enam.
The hariyal is called Yellow-Footed green pigeon in English. It is a standout amongst the most excellent types of pigeon. Its experimental name is Treron phoenicopterus. The hariyal has numerous everyday names, for example, in Assam: haitha, bor haita; Cachar (Assam): daorep gadeba; Naga: inruigu; Gujarat: hariyal; Maharashtra: Pisawa; Tamil: pachchai pura; Telugu: pachcha polka/guvva; Sinhala (Sri Lanka): bata goya.
Hariyal is just found in the South Asian nations like Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
Hariyal by and large measures up to 33 cm in body length, including its tail. It has yellowish olive plumage with grayish head and tail, tan bars on its under tail, light pinkish shoulder patch, somewhat blue bill and yellow legs. They have an average call, which seems like "Wheet-wa-hoo" and "hoo-hoo". Hariyals dependably pick a tranquil place and live in gatherings. It inclines toward exceptionally tall trees to live in during the evening.
It breeds amid the months of March-August and lays up to three-four eggs consistently. Hariyals are specific feeders. They generally incline toward delicate and ready foods grown from the ground. For this they are found in the backwoods territories or where mixtures of tree grown foods trees are accessible. By and large, hariyals consume figs, ficus, dumur and other delicate, ready products of the soil.