We stayed well away from the water, so toxic, it is fit only for industrial cooling.-- from India's exotic birds find unexpected nesting places by Anu Anand
Yet, somehow, birds still survive, feed and breed here.
Nikhil says the river, even in its poisoned state, guides species as they migrate down from the mighty Himalayan mountains, or up from the Deccan Plateau.
It is an avian compass, directing some species east, away from the harsh winters of Central Asia and others west towards Africa.
8 July 2011
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