In the small Indian village of Kundha Kulam, birds are inextricably linked to life and death. During monsoon season, masses of birds descend on the village just before the rains arrive. If the birds don't appear, the townspeople know the storms have changed course, leaving crops to die. In this video segment from Nature, learn about the role of birds in the culture and agriculture of Kundha Kulam.
This video is available in both English and Spanish audio, along with corresponding closed captions.
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