West-central and Northwest Thailand, Feb/March 2016
From February 21 - March 05, 2016, Sheridan, Willlie Sekula and I spent fifteen days in the west-central, north-central, and northwest parts of Thailand, expertly led by Dave Sargeant of Chiang Mai.
We visited Pak Thale, Laem Pak Bia, Nong Pla Lai, Kaeng Krachan, Bueng Boraphet, Mai Ping, Doi Inthanon, Mae Taeng, Chiang Dao, Fang, Doi Lang, and Doi Ang Kang.
Crested Goshawk (Accipiter trivirgatus indicus):
Crested Serpent-Eagle (Spilornis cheela burmanicus):
Oriental Honey-Buzzard (Pernis ptilorhynchus ruficollis?):
Shikra (Accipiter badius poliopsis):
Black-eared (Black) Kite (Milvus migrans lineatus):
Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus indus):
Black-shouldered Kite (Elanus caeruleus vociferus):
Rufous-winged Buzzard (Butastur liventer):
White-bellied Sea-Eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster); poor shots, but a bit out of range at Nong Pla Lai: