Noida, Oct. 28 -- The horticulture department of the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (Yeida) has started cleaning the Dhanauri wetland ahead of the birding season.

Currently, hyacinth removal at Dhanauri is going on in full swing after a few birders approached Jewar MLA Dhirendra Singh, requesting him to get the wetland cleaned before migratory birds start coming in by mid November.

Dhanauri is one of the major wetlands and birding hot spots of Gautam Budh Nagar,

"We have deputed about 15 workers at the site. They will be clearing hyacinth from over 25 to 30 hectares of the lake. We have also kept the forest department in loop. It will take two weeks to complete the work," said Anand Mohan, deputy director of horticult...