Copyright © 2018 by Ali Bernie Buga-ay, all rights reserved. Mountain Hawk-eagle: this photograph may not be used without permission.

The Mountain hawk-eagle or Nisaetus nipalensis is also called the Hodgson’s Hawk-eagle, is a bird of prey which is breeding in the Indian subcontinent, India, Nepal through Bangladesh to Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia and Japan. I have mistaken this raptor for another and I am glad that I found the right identification to add into my collection.

Khao Yai National Park has a lot of surprises and one cannot know when will it show up. With a watchful eye, there is so much to discover; most of the wildlife viewing is contained within the paved roads and to get inside the jungle needs a special permission. Sometimes these animals just come out and reveal themselves to us, some special moments.

Khao Yai National Park, Thailand
September 15, 2018
Nikon D500 + Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR
Fotopro EGL-94 | Fotopro LH-10A | Carry Speed FS-Pro Nitecore UNK1 | Toshiba FlashAir 64GB


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