Massacre of Amur Falcon in Nagaland

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Every October, tens of thousands of Amur Falcons (Falco amurensis) migrate from Siberia to South Africa, passing through Nagaland in India. They fly at night, arriving in the Doyang Reservoir area in the early morning to settle along the transmission … Continued

Rescue of a mobbed Amur Falcon in India

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“Sunday morning, 13th December 2009, while asleep in my bed, I received an awakening call from a friend Rahul Kolekar, currently working on a research project in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra, saying that he is forwarding my number to his friend Sameer … Continued