Steppe Eagle

Steppe Eagle -1This relatively large, handsome bird of prey is know as Steppe Eagle.  There were actually 10 to 15 of them in an area between Bhimtal and Chamfi of Uttarakhand. Typically, this species soars high above its prey, before making a steep dive and seizing the animal in its powerful talons.

Canon 7D Canon 100-400 mkII | Chamfi , Jan 2017

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