During winter, it descends down to the areas of lower altitude and in summers and during breeding period
, it prefers the high altitudinal forest.
With July having been a key breeding period
for many native and migrant species, and warmer summer days offering the perfect opportunity to make the most of the British countryside, many are unaware of the impact their activities can have on wild bird nest sites.
The mangrove area, which is a spooning ground for danggit or rabbitfish or spine foot fish, was also declared as closed for all fishing activities during the months of March, April and May, identified as the breeding period
of fish species.
Birds time their breeding period
to exploit the availability of natural foods: earthworms in the case of blackbirds and song thrushes, and caterpillars in the case of tits and chaffinches.
Most research on urbanisation in birds reports the negative effects of urban environments on them, and no study known to us examines breeding territorial occupancy outside the breeding period
. In general, occupancy of shorebird breeding territories outside the breeding period
is poorly studied, though some shorebirds are known to visit their territories during the non-breeding season (Weston and Elgar 2005).
Unfortunately, this long breeding season can cause serious problems for jills (female ferrets) who do not have access to a male, as only mating or the end of the breeding period
can end a jill's heat.
'We have imposed a 22-day ban, starting from October 7, on catching, selling and transporting hilsa fish in a 7,000-km breeding ground to ensure the safe spawning of this fish during its peak breeding period
, Fisheries and Livestock Minister Narayon Chandra Chanda told a press conference at his ministry.
Tup checklist WHILE figures are important, so too is checking the physical wellbeing of rams before the breeding period
, said SRUC's Dr John Vipond.
"Only the most mobile of animals escape and, of course, we are in peak breeding period
for many - from curlew to ant.
On the other hand, he pointed out that the ministerial decision to ban trading of the two popular fish varieties during their breeding period
, is intended to increase fish stock in the UAE.
The short breeding period
on land each year is the only time when naturalists learn more of their habits and how to conserve their habitat.