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Wallace's Hawk Eagle Nisaetus nanus nanus   - Nesting pair
Wallace's Hawk Eagle
Photographer : © Joe Pan (Pan Tshin Siong)
Location :Kinabatangan District, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia
Date : 14 October 2004
English synonyms:Wallace's Hawk-Eagle
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Red Data Status :Vulnerable
Remarks :Although apparently still in juvenile plumage this pair were nesting. In fact I had "followed" these two from nest-building up to almost fledging of the young. I say "almost' because the chick died just before it could fly, unfortunately. - JP