Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Eurasian Collared Dove

Streptopelia decaocto


Dove-gray colour with distinctive collar on neck and touch of black on tail feathers. Medium size. Reddish eye colour.


Rooftop terrace.


These birds were non-existent in the neighbourhood even 7-8 years ago when a single solitary individual was spotted by my friend and fellow PN member. I actually went past her house on my morning walk to see if the news was correct, The next year she said it had found a mate. Last year she posted, on FB, a shot of a happy family come to drink water from the bowl on her terrace...and now, they are coming to my terrace too ..with the spotted doves and other birds. May its tribe increase!

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Spotted on Aug 6, 2021
Submitted on Aug 6, 2021

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team