26th Birding Fair 2023

MGD Girls’ School, Jaipur organised a visit to 26th Birding Fair 2023 (Dedicated to the Raptors of India) on 10 February 2023 during school hours. Ninety students from Grade 7 attended the fair which is being held at Mansagar Lake. Organised by Tourism and Wildlife Society, the fair provided a great opportunity to the girls to spot variety of rare species of birds that nest at the embankment area of the lake in winters. The girls had live bird watching sessions, interactive session with volunteers and guides and information gathered at the display corner. There were open- air sessions, quizzes and pamphlets distributed, which enhanced the knowledge of the girls about various migratory birds. Overall, the visit to Fair was quite informative and enlightening as it provided an opportunity to the girls to not only see but also learn about the significance of various migratory birds in the environment and the need to preserve them.