• Question

      Which among the following is the only breeding ground for Indian Skimmer, an endangered fresh water bird species?

      A Chambal River Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      B Sunder bans Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      C Ganga-Yamuna basin Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      D Godavari Delta Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      E None of these Correct Answer Incorrect Answer

      Solution

      The Indian Skimmer is an endangered fresh water bird species. The Chambal River is the only breeding ground for the bird. The colourful bird, with a black cap and orange bill, was once widely found in major rivers and estuaries. But it is now mainly seen in and around the National Chambal (Gharial) Wildlife Sanctuary, spread across Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.
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