Cinereous Vulture
Botanic Gardens
29 Dec 2021 to 30 Dec 2021


General details
Species
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus
Record ID 10106
Date range 29 Dec 2021 to 30 Dec 2021
Location Botanic Gardens
Count 1 individual
Subrecords 10110
Date added 29 Dec 2021

Record accepted.

Committee's view
Background
Discovered by Cecilia Lee and Justin Jing Liang, subsequently observed by many from the local birding community. The bird crash landed on 30 December and was sent to rehabilitation. Two attempts to release the bird back into the wild on 4 and 5 January were unsuccessful. A third release attempt on 10 January 2022 was reportedly successful.
Vote results Cat A: 7
Verdict Accepted / Wild (Verifiable)
Placed in Cat A

References (see all)
References Other; Other; Other; Other

Revisions to this record
Date revised Changes made
12 Jan 2022 Updated background to indicate release attempts

Photo credit: Cecilia Lee