Sightings Log Jetwing Safari Camp

18th April, 2019 2:10 pm

Malabar Pied Hornbill

Anthracoceros coronatus

We watched this beautiful hornbill perched over his nesting hole in an old palu tree. Hornbills are known for their odd nesting habits, where the female seals herself and her eggs into her nest with mud, breaking out when the chicks are hatched.