Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary
Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary (NBS) is part of a small village called Nelapattu in Nellore district, Andhra Pradesh. It is within 10 km of the town of Sullurpeta.
This bird sanctuary has a large nesting colony of spot-billed pelicans.
White Ibis, Openbill Stork, Night Heron, and Little Cormorant etc can also be seen here. Other migratory water bird spotted in the sanctuary includes Pintail, Common Teal, Dabchick, Shoveler, Coot, Spot Bill Duck, Grey Heron, Darter, Black-winged Stilt, and Garganey Gadwall etc.
The Pulicat Lake, which is approximately 10 km away from the sanctuary acts as a feeding ground for the roosting pelicans in the NBS.
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