"Shruti Sharma of the Forest department, and erstwhile Director of Bharatpur or Keoladeo Ghana National Park, called them 'Crossed Checks""! Bar-headed Geese feeding at Tehla Jheel in Sariska National Park, Rajasthan, near the Aman Bagh property and Nilkanth temples. The Garh Rajore temples are also nearby as is the fort of Kankwari where Dara Shikoh was kept hostage by the Mughals. Bar-headed Geese or Anser indicus is a goose which breeds in Central Asia across the Himalaya in colonies of thousands near mountain lakes, and winters in north Indian jheels or lakes. Geese are a type of bird that are habitually found in places where oxygen is readily available. This footage is part of the professionally-shot stock footage archive of Wilderness Films India Ltd., the largest collection of imagery from South Asia. The Wilderness Films India collection comprises of thousands of hours of high quality broadcast imagery, mostly shot on HDCAM 1080i High Definition, HDV and Digital Betacam. Write to us for licensing this footage on a broadcast format, for use in your production! We pride ourselves in bringing the best of India and South Asia to the world... wfi @ vsnl.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.