African Fish Eagle
Haliaeetus vocifer

– very large raptor
– African origin, not yet recorded in the WP but a potential vagrant
– mainly non-migratory


African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer, young IMM
BIF2273, 22/12/2014, Jiima, Ethiopia, Mathias Putze

African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer, older IMM
BIF2274, 31/12/2014, Lake Albert, Uganda, Mathias Putze

African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer, AD
BIF2275, 08/02/2014, Lake Mburo National Park, Uganda, Mathias Putze

African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer, AD
BIF2276, 08/02/2014, Lake Mburo National Park, Uganda, Mathias Putze

African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer, AD
BIF2277, 08/02/2014, Lake Mburo National Park, Uganda, Mathias Putze

voice: usually nonvocal during migration

comparison species:
White-tailed Eagle (JUV, IMM) (v)
Bald Eagle (v)

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