Pichavaram the second biggest Mangrove backwoods on the planet, close to the sanctuary town of Chidambaram, is one of the remarkable Eco-the travel industry spots in South India. The backwaters, entomb associated by the Vellar and Coleroon stream frameworks, offer bottomless degree for water sports, paddling, Kayak and canoeing.The Pichavaram woodland offers waterscape and back water travels, however consolidates another uncommon event - the mangrove timberland trees for all time established in a couple of feet of water. The Pichavaram mangroves are considered among the most beneficial mangrove event in the world.Pichavaram comprises of various islands scattering a huge field of water secured with green trees. The zone is around 2800 sections of land and is isolated from the ocean by a sand bar which is a fix of uncommon perfection. The Pichavaram mangrove biotope, with its impossible to miss geography and ecological condition, bolsters the presence of numerous uncommon assortments of monetarily vital shell and blade angles.
The Pichavaram mangroves draw in an apparent winged animal populace of occupants, neighborhood transients and genuine vagrants. Among others, one can see flying creatures like kills, cormorants, egrets, storks, herons, spoonbills and pelicans. At the mangroves, up until this point, 177 types of fowls having a place with 15 orders and 41 families have been recorded. The season for flying creatures is from September to April consistently. Pinnacle populace of flying creatures could be seen from November to January. This is because of high profitable nature (as far as prey creatures) of the biological system and fortuitous event of the season of entry of genuine vagrants from outside nations and nearby transients from their rearing grounds crosswise over India. The accessibility of various living space types, for example, channels, streams, crevasses, mud pads and sand pads and nearby ocean shore offers perfect territory for distinction types of feathered creatures and creatures.