Raptors

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Pandion haliaetus - Osprey
Female in flight
- Osprey female at Chuping
VIDEO
- Video 1 - Female perch at pylon


Aviceda leuphotes - Black Baza
- A kettle migrating at Chuping plantation
- Migrating flock in spring


Aviceda jerdoni - Jerdon's Baza
- 2 individual migrating south @ Chuping

Pernis ptilorhyncus - Eastern Honey Buzzard 
- One barred variant in flight below
Migratory population over
-Tanjung Tuan in hazy day

- Dark Morph on hazy day
- Tanjung tuan  - a great day to catch up with other

Spilornis Cheela - Crested Serpent Eagle
Malayensis subspecies in Perak.
One after a long time
- One on mangrove
- Spilornis cheela malayensis
- One observed by the river
- One young adult hunting a long mangrove
- One calling near old site of Jerdons Baza
- One in mangrove area. Flight below
Nest 1
- Juvenile and adult in much older stage

VIDEO
- Video 1 - Hunting behaviour along tidal zone
Nest 1
Video 1 - Juvenile at nest
Video 2 - Possible adult to eaglet

Circaetus gallicus - Short-Toed Snake-Eagle
- One individual mob by harrier
- Second individual photograph of the 3 individaul sighted in North Malaysia
- Short-Toed Snake Eagle with master yoda.

Circus aeruginous - Western Marsh Harrier
One juvenile at central malaysia

Circus spilonotus - Eastern Marsh Harrier
- Adult male in flight
Juvenile hunting (1st Plumage)
One male in Chuping plantation
Juvenile in flight - Chuping
- One possible subadult near roasting ground
- Sub adult flying near roasting site.
- One juvenile in flight near Pied Harrier
- Hatch year in flight from above
- 1st Cal year in flight from Below


VIDEO
- Video 1 - Juvenile hunting under strong wind condition

Circus melanoleucos -  Pied Harrier
- Male 2nd cy in north Peninsular Malaysia
- Female observed - perch and flight from below
- Juvenile male 1st year.
- Juvenile female 1st year
- Adult female in flight
- Female in flight

VIDEO
- Video 1 - Pre roast site at sekinchan

Aquila Clanga - Greater Spotted Eagle
Part 1 - Introduction to Aquila clanga

VIDEO
- Video 1 - One 3rd plumage bird on the ground

Aquila nipalensis - Steppe Eagle
- Juvenile at Batang Tiga ricefield
- Trio aquila

VIDEO
- Video 1 - Hunting at Southern Peninsula Malaysia

Aquila heliaca - Imperial Eagle
- Trio aquila
- Juvenile at Batang Tiga ricefield
- Sub adult 
- Subadult with front, back and in flight below view.
- 6th plumage and 6th plumage advance entering 7th plumage in penang
- 6th plumage type


Hieraetus pennatus - Booted Eagle
- One individual in flight high.

Icthyophaga humilis-Lesser Fish-Eagle
- Our smallest Fish Eagle

Icthyophaga icthyaetus - Grey-Headed Fish-Eagle
Nest 1
The beginning of new life for this pair
Revisited and confirmed incubating stage

VIDEO
- Video 1 - Nesting pair observed mate feeding.
- Video 2 - Revisited and confirmed incubation. Male video in strong wind.

Haliaeetus leucogaster - White Bellied Sea Eagle
Part 1 - Introduction to White-Bellied Sea Eagle
Part 2 - Aging of White-Bellied Sea-Eagle
One interesting individual with bad behaviour

VIDEO
- Video 1 - One of the nesting pair at Kuala Selangor
- Video 2 - One individual preening

VOICE RECORDING
- One individual perching on oil palm
Play Back : No       Bird Seen : Yes

Accipiter trivirgatus - Crested Goshawk
Family group @ Selangor

Accipiter soloensis - Chinese Sparrowhawk

VIDEO
- Video 1 - Migrating over Kedah

Accipiter gularis - Japanese Sparrowhawk
- One individual along the coast of penang.

Accipiter badius - Shikra
- One individual migrating in Perlis

Spizaetus nanus - Wallace's Hawk-Eagle
- Male perch.
Nest 1
- Nesting juvenile

Spizaetus alboniger - Blyth's Hawk-Eagle
-Male vs Female plumage
Nest 1
This first sighting
Day 13-19
Day 36-42
Day 41-47
Day 42-48
- Day 43-49
- Day 50-56
Nest 2
- One of the previous nest

VIDEO
Nest 1
- Video 1 - Female overlooking nest
- Video 2 - Nestling at nest.
- Video 3 - Female in nest (Day 13-19)
- Video 4 - Female with eaglet (Day 13-19)
- Video 5 - Female near nest (Day 36-42)
- Video 6 - Eaglet age Day 36-42
- Video 7 - Eaglet Day 40-46
- Video 8 - Eaglet Day 41-47 (Special feature)
- Video 9 - Eaglet feeding with adult (Day 42-48)
- Video 10 - Eaglet resting after meal (Day 42-48)
- Video 11 - Eaglet swallowing small mammals (Day 42-48)
- Video 12 - Eaglet at day 45-51
- Video 13 - Adult near nest
- Video 14 - Eaglet calling Day 50-56
- Video 15 - Upclose day 51-57

Spizaetus cirrhatus - Changeable Hawk-Eagle
Changeable Hawk-Eagle - Female Plumage
Changeable Hawk-Eagle - Dark Morph
Changeable Hawk-Eagle - Pale morph @ Pahang
One suspected female observed near a oil palm plantation
Suspected breeding pair by the roadside - Selangor
Nest 1
Observation of female at nest

VIDEO
- Video 1 - Dark morph by plantation and road side.
- Video 2 - One pale morph calling for mate.
Nest 1
- Video 1 - Female at nest sighted at 8th april 2013

Haliastur indus - Brahminy Kite
- One pair mate feeding in Perak
Brahminy Kite @ Kuala Selangor
Brahminy Kite @ Tanjung Tuan
Brahminy Kite seen mate feeding
Another in flight feeding
- Kite in flight
- A less seen plumage?
- Adult at Penang Ricefield
- Subadult perching away from aquila
- Juvenile circling on a fishing village

Milvus lineatus - Black Kite
Kite in flight
- One perch by the side of a river

VIDEO
Video 1
Video 2

Elanus caeruleus - Black Shouldered Kite
- 1 Adult among a group of 5 bird.
- One near mangrove area
- Juvenile in central peninsula
- Sekinchan ricefield

VIDEO

- Video 1 - Hovering over ricefield in southern Peninsula Malaysia
- Video 2 - Cleaning after feeding on a lizard

Lophotriorchis kienerii - Rufous-Bellied Eagle
Part 1 - Introduction to Rufous-Bellied Eagle
Part 2- Lophotriorchis kienerii kienerii perched and basic details of subspecies
Part 3 - In flight identification

VIDEO
- Video 1 - One individual observed and filmed in canopy level in Pahang

Macheiramphus alcinus - Bat Hawk
- Nesting pair from one of my old nest

Microhierax fringillarius - Black-Thighed Falconet
Falconet @ Byram mangrove forest
- One hunting ourside my house

VIDEO
- Video 1 - A pair at upper mangrove zone

Falco tinnunculus - Common Kestrel
- Male in flight from below
- Male in flight
- Common Kestrel female @ Chuping
- Common Kestrel @ Taiwan

Falco peregrinus - Peregrine Falcon
-  One juvenile of migratory race observed by the coast

F.p.enerstii
Field identification to resident peregrine
F.p.japonicus
Basic identification to F.p.japonicus
- Adult at ricefield
- finally the pair has come back

VIDEO
- Video 1 - Male hunting at Genting Highland
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"ART OF RAPTOR"
1. Observation equipment for raptor monitoring and observation

Raptor Watch Observation "Tips"
1. Usage of Optic
2. Observer
3. Data Collection - Observer Bias

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  1. Great job! Looking forward for More new posts
    About raptors

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