Tuesday, March 30, 2004

Golden Oriole Spotted in Chittagong

Some golden orioles, a rare species of song birds, have been spotted on the hillside campus of Forest Research Institute (FRI) at Sholoshahar in the port city. Oriole is a North American bird: The male is black and orange and the female is yellow-green, and a European bird: The male is bright yellow with black wings.
Golden oriole is locally known as yellow bird, said Moklesur Rahman, divisional research officer of FRI.