Philippine serpent eagle Spilornis holospilus News
Farmers rescued a Philippine Serpent Eagle in Pugo, La Union on Monday morning.
"Napansin nila na parang may umiiyak na bird pero hindi nila alam kung ano. Napansin nila na andun na sa ground iyong bird tapos napansin nila na agila siya," said farm owner Genaro Palaganas, who was in Palawan when the eagle was rescued.
The bird was weak and its foot was wounded. The farmers took care of it until Palaganas arrived from Palawan.
The eagle was brought to the Department of Natural Resources (DENR) Cordillera in Baguio City on Wednesday morning.
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Concerned citizens in the towns of San Luis and City of San Fernando, both in Pampanga recently surrendered a juvenile crested serpent eagle (Spilornis cheela) and brahminy kite (Haliastur indus) to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in an effort to protect and save the lives of the bird species, environment officials here reported on Friday, November 17.
Fred Sadueste, chief of the DENR enforcement division, said that Jayson Ingal, a barangay chief in San Sebastian village in San Luis town turned over the female crested serpent eagle to DENR personnel while Donnie R ...
Residents of Talaingod town in Davao del Norte province found a Philippine Serpent Eagle (Spilornis holospilus) along a road under construction on Thursday afternoon, November 9.
In a Facebook message, Jill Majaducon, 31 told Davao Today that her husband Beldion Majaducon found the eagle around 2 pm in Sitio Indangan, Barangay Sto. Nino.
"Nagtrabaho pa sila sa karsada, nag-aspalto ug nakita nila nga naglingkod sa daplin (They were working on a road construction when they saw the bird by the roadside)," she said.
Majaducon said the bird is still in their custody as of press time. She ...
Malayang nakalipad sa natural nilang tahanan ang 6 na serpent eagle matapos pakawalan sa Makiling Forest Reserve, Lunes.
Ayon sa Department of Environment and Natural Resources, ang 6 na agila ay ilan lamang sa mga nailigtas ng ahensya. "These animals are lucky kasi yung ibang kasama niyan hindi na nakasurvive pagdating sa amin dahil sa gunshot wounds, 'yung iba galing sa illegal trade," saad ni Glenn Maguad, beterinaryo ng DENR.
Ayon sa mga opisyal ng DENR, sa Makiling pinakawalan ang mga agila dahil sa maayos na kalagayan ng gubat at bundok.
"Sa buong ASEAN (Association of Southeast ...
Four serpent eagles, two pythons and a turtle have been released in the forests of Pantabangan town in Nueva Ecija after five years of care in a rescue center of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in Palayan City.
The seven animals were set free from Barangay (village) Malbang on July 13, Alfredo Collado, DENR provincial officer, said in a telephone interview on Thursday (July 20).
Art Salazar, DENR Central Luzon assistant director for technical services, said veterinarians certified the animals to be healthy before their release.
Following DENRs protocol, Sala ...
A morning in Antipolo.
Midway through December last year, Adri and I took a short trip east of Manila to Rizal to visit our friend with a lovely home and garden, teacher Emma. It is always a delightful visit, to sit down with her over a leisurely breakfast and talk about this and that in the world while surrounded by greenery and beautiful things.
Before leaving (our morning visit had lasted until noon - as good conversation always makes us lose track of the time), we took a short walk down her street and came across a few birds.
A Philippine Pygmy Woodpecker was keeping busy up a hug ...