Tagged falcons visit India covering 33K km; then reach Somalia

Flying thousands of kilometres from their breeding grounds in northern China and eastern Mongolia, nearly a million Amur falcons regularly descend across northeast India for nearly a month in October to feed and rest before continuing their journey to southern Africa. 

The Tribune (India)

Last updated on 18 November 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
India
Region: 
Asia
Species: 
Falco amurensis
Species group: 
Birds