Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary

Getting accommodated in hotels is not a problem for tourists coming to Eaglenest Sanctuary. Several hotels are available close to the jungle. Even accommodation in the sanctuary is also accessible.Harry Kunz founded this Sanctuary in 2001. He has 20 years of experience as a wildlife caregiver. The injured animals or the animals suffering from disease are given medical treatment, care and love here. He is expert in treating the injured birds. Once they become fit and fine they are discharged back to their natural home, Jungle.

Harry also conducts research on the animals. Researchers, scientists and volunteers are most welcome in this sanctuary.

Birds : Many kinds of birds are found here: Temminck’s and Blyth’s Tragopan, Rufous-necked Hornbill, Ward’s Trogon, Lesser and White-browed Shortwings, Beautiful Nuthatch, Wedge-billed Wren Babbler, Fire-tailed Myzornis. There is a possibility of finding Bugun Liocichla near Lama Camp, a new species to the science. We will look for woodpeckers (14 species) Barbets (6 species) Tits (8 species) Laughingthrushes (12 species) Barwings (3 species) Minlas (3 species) Fulvettas (7 species) Parrotbills (4 species) and good variety of leaf warblers and yuhinas. If you are interested you can opt for a bird watching tour.

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  • Location : West Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh
  • Submitted On : 16 Nov 2014