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Grey-headed Fish Eagle

Icthyophaga ichthyaetus

Description:

Large grey/brown and white eagle with grey head. A white tail with black terminal band.

Habitat:

Generally found near inland areas of water and less frequently on the coast. This bird was photographed at the Botanical Gardens in downtown Singapore on Swan Lake.

Notes:

Although has a status of Near Threatened (NT), I have observed this bird quite often at this site over the last couple of years. Easy meal to be had in this well stocked lake.

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1 Comment

triggsturner
triggsturner 4 years ago

Thank you Karen. These birds are awesome indeed!

MrsPbio
MrsPbio 4 years ago

Awesome !

triggsturner
Spotted by
triggsturner

Lat: 1.31, Long: 103.82

Spotted on Feb 3, 2015
Submitted on Mar 15, 2015

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