Mukutmanipur is well known for its high diversity of waterbirds as well as grassland birds but there is a small zone where you can watch deer. The area is fenced and home to above than a hundred chital deer. The area is so diverse that Government announced this as a Conservation Reserve. Whenever you go, come back within 6.30 pm. The whole nature is overwhelming during the morning and evening time.
In terms of solely Birds, Mukutmanipur is number one. More than five thousand winter migrants visit this huge waterbody each year. They generally arrive in late November and stay till almost the last week of February. The winter migrants include large flocks of Lesser Whistling teal, Red-crested Pochard, Gadwall, Common Coot, different Terns, Swallow, Wagtails, etc. You may also see Darters, Spot-billed Duck, Grebes, and the main attraction – Rufous-tailed Lark. Recently many types of Buntings have also been found in Mukutmanipur.