Philippine eagle documentary


This 10 June 2020 video says about itself:

QUEEN OF BIRDS | Documentary Film | The Great Philippine Eagle

The great Philippine eagle seems more like a creature from a story than that of reality. Standing at a metre tall, with a 7ft wingspan and dagger-like talons, they are truly formidable animals, but with just 400 pairs left in the wild, are the most endangered raptors in the world.

In December 2019, a young female Philippine eagle was miraculously rescued from the ocean off the south coast of Mindanao. The bird was starving, exhausted and after changing hands several times, was taken to the Philippine Eagle Foundation for rehabilitation. She was named ‘Maasim’.

On news of Maasim’s story, biologist, Dan O’Neill, heads to the Philippines to follow her journey back to the wild. But after a major setback, the mission is turned upside down…

Female eaglet ringed in Oostvaardersplassen national park


This 8 June 2020 video shows the ringing of a female white-tailed eaglet in Oostvaardersplassen national park in the Netherlands.

Warden Tjibbe Hunink reports today that the young bird got two rings: one orange, one black. Her name is now WN21.

Her parents had provided her with food of at least these four species: carp, grey lag goose, teal and coot.

Harpy eagle in Panama, video


This January 2020 video says about itself:

Raw footage in Ultra High Definition 4K of the beautiful and majestic stunning Harpy Eagle bird of prey in Panama. The Harpy Eagle is neotropical and lives in the rain forest and jungles of Central America and some northern parts of South America. This large predatory bird has some of the most powerful talons of the avian world and measures up to 7 feet in wingspan.

Young sea eagles hatched in Oostvaardersplassen


This 8 April 2020 video shows a sea eagle nest in Oostvaardersplassen national park in the Netherlands.

You can hear Cetti’s warbler, chiffchaff and greylag goose sounds.

Warden Hans-Erik Kuypers reports that on 8 April, it was discovered that eaglets had hatched at that nest.

From 2006 on, sea eagles have nested successfully in Oostvaardersplassen year after year, except for 2019.

In 2019, 15 white-tailed eagle couples nested in the Netherlands.