Zamboanga City.. Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Region IX through its Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) of Zamboanga City retrieves one (1) juvenile Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus) in Barangay Culianan, Zamboanga City on July 11, 2021.
The wildlife was spotted by Ms. Berna Fercol and Baby Lonia Barrios along their residence in the said barangay. They immediately informed CENRO Zamboanga for the proper disposition of the bird.
Upon evaluation the bird was in good and healthy condition, it weighs 600 grams and has a wing span of 60 cm. The wildlife is now under the custody of CENRO Zamboanga City for temporary protection and further evaluation before its release back to its natural habitat.