(14-07-2019) » Field Trip: Umamaheswaram

Dear Members
The Deccan Birders is pleased to invite each and every one of you to join us on 14th July (Sunday )  for a field outing to Umamaheswaram located about 155 km from Hyderabad on Srisailam Highway. Called the Gateway to Srisailam, Umamaheswaram nestles atop a hill. The path along the hill extends right upto the hill top,( if some of you wish to trek up) from where you can get a splendid view of the valley and the surrounding forest. Umamaheswaram temple region is home to a variety of birds and also a hotspot for the endemic Yellow throated Bulbul. So come and visit this interesting bird site which comes with an exciting long drive as a bonus!
Our Executive Committee Member and bird expert, Sudhir Moorti will be the Trip Coordinator to Umamaheswaram. . You can reach him at 9652283335 for any assistance you need. Those who are driving down may kndly indicate here, the number of seats available in their car and those seeking lift may indicate their location here for smooth coordination of carpooling.
The convoy will leave for Umamaheswaram at 0500 am sharp from UNIVERSAL BAKERY, near NMDC, Masab Tank on 14.07.19 (SUNDAY). 
Please carry adequate water and snacks and protect yourself from the sun or the rain. Please note that non members have to pay Rs 100/ as Day charges and members are requested to wear their Deccan Birders identity card on person. 
So please do clear your calendar as you have ample time to do so. Expecting to see you in large numbers and hoping you will not miss the chance to visit this bird site full of promise.