Perched Songbird Feb 2020

The Tawny Grassbird (Cinclorampus timoriensis) is one of the large songbirds which is often seen at the Cabusao Wetlands Critical Habitat in Cabusao, Camarines Sur. Its name means, an orange-brown or yellowish-brown color, Tawny Grassbirds emit loud, grumpy chirps. These birds can be found in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Australia and the Philippines.  Moreover, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) V has intensified its protection and conservation efforts to save these wildlife and other species. (Photo credits: Cyrus Job Dela Cruz)