― Deepor Beel is a a huge stretch of wetland with the presence of a permanent freshwater lake, in a former channel of the Brahmaputra River, to the south of the main river near Guwahati in Assam. ∙ This permanent water body attracts a large number of migratory birds and home to numerous rare species of fishes and other water creatures. The Beel is a natural habitat to many varieties of birds. 219 species of birds including more than 70 migratory species are reported in the beel area. The [...].