RAPTOR WATCHING IN THE PHILIPPINES

WBCP member Randy Weisser shares a very personal account of what raptor watching is and why he loves it! Raptors Coming! by Randy Weisser I love that story about a WBCP member laying on his back out at a Tanay resort swimming pool and seeing the raptors fly by overhead on their way to China. …

RAPTORWATCHING AT PAGASA WATCH TOWER, TANAY

Jelaine Gan describes what it’s like to go raptorwatching at the PAGASA watch tower in Tanay. Space Raptorwatch: From a Newbie’s Perspective by Jelaine Gan The first thing you should know is that raptorwatching is different from birdwatching. Birdwatching usually involves listening for bird calls and expertly spotting them amidst their camouflage. Meanwhile, Raptorwatching (from…

MARCH ROUNDUP

SOME OF THE INTERESTING THINGS THAT THE MEMBERS OF THE WILD BIRD CLUB OF THE PHILIPPINES DID IN MARCH space Compiled by Mike Lu and Maia Tañedo Mar. 3 – Raptor Migration Count at the PAG-ASA Weather Station in Tanay. Five birders counted Oriental Honey–Buzzards, Grey-faced Buzzards and a Peregrine Falcon for that morning. Headed…