On wood chips at edge of wet area; flew across street with what I think was a rat - medium gray animal with a long tail
Black Baza - sunbathing
Location: Forest trail between Hathikhira and Medley Tea Estates, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 8th December 2013
Equipment: Nikon D300s with Nikkor 300mm f2.8 + 2x TC
The Accipitridae, one of the two major families within the order Accipitriformes (the diurnal birds of prey), are a family of small to large birds with strongly hooked bills and variable morphology based on diet. They feed on a range of prey items from insects to medium-sized mammals, with a number feeding on carrion and a few feeding on fruit. The Accipitridae have a cosmopolitan distribution, being found on all the world's continents (except Antarctica) and...