The South African Bird Ringing Unit

Ringing birds around Africa!


Crowned Eagle Research

Researcher/s: Shane McPherson, Prof Colleen Downs, ,

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Species: African Crowned (Crowned) Eagle (Stephanoaetus coronatus)
Location: Eshowe, Port Shepstone, Durban, and Pietermaritzbu, KZN, South Africa
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Running From: 2022 - onwards
Ring Type: Legring: 3 letters
Colour Combination: Colours; a) ♂blue, ♀purple and b) ♂yellow, ♀orange; Examples purple SKY, orange RAD