Vaduvoor Bird Sanctuary
Vaduvoor Bird Sanctuary is located in Thiruvarur district of Tamil Nadu. The nearest city, Thanjavur, is located 25 kms from the sanctuary. Created in July 1999, the Sanctuary attracts more than 40 species of water birds like Ibis, Painted stork, Grey pelican, Pintail, Cormorant, Teals, Herons etc.
The Sanctuary is a large irrigation tank which receives water from Mettur dam especially from the northeast monsoon from August to December. It remains dry from April to August.
The sanctuary is a favourite flyaway spot for migratory birds and has recorded congregation upto 20000 birds in November. The ideal time to visit the sanctuary is November – December when congregation of migratory birds is maximum.
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