Familiarising with this Bat Hawk

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Slowly getting to know this Bat Hawk’s (Macheiramphus alcinus alcinus) routine and behaviour. It will constantly look around, possibly for prey; did not attack passing swifts.

No calls heard. Some preening in video (using Nikon P900) of perched behaviour at 7.30am (dark, overcast morning) here: https://youtu.be/X6KHjtRswyo


Amar-Singh HSS (Dato’ Dr)

Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia


Location: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Habitat: Urban city environment

Date: 20th March 2018

Equipment: Nikon D500 SLR with Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD


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