An elusive, highly attractive forest eagle. One must be lucky to see this beautiful bird during a birding trip in some of the forests of S.India
Seen a pair gliding on wings slightly raised at Ponmudi Hills near Trivandrum ( KL) in Nov ’12. They appeared to be gliding over the hills scanning the ground for about 2 mins before disappearing.
Observed One individual gliding high above the Kutta – wayanad border in Nov ’13. This was in addition to the pair spotted at Ponmudi Hills (Trivandrum)
Forests of S.India
Lucky enough to see a pair at Ponmudi.
Frequency of Sightings