What is the role of Philippine Eagle in ecosystem?
The group also said that being a predator, the Philippine eagle plays an important role in keeping the ecosystem balanced. Furthermore, Filipino communities near their habitats will also benefit in eco-tourism and the natural resources that forests provide.
How can we protect eagles?
Protect eagle habitats. Notify your local state wildlife agency if you notice a disturbance of an eagle nest habitat area by an individual or a corporation. Keep safe distances from their nests and roost site so as not to disturb eagles.
Why should we protect Philippine Eagle?
As the species on top of the food chain, the Philippine Eagle has a crucial role to play in keeping the gentle balance of the ecosystem in check. It helps naturally regulate species population and provide an umbrella of protection to all other life forms in its territory.
Why is Eagle important?
Ecological Role – The bald eagle is a bird of prey (raptor) and occupies a position at the top of the food chain. It feeds by swooping over open water or land and catching prey with its sharp curved talons. It also eats dead animals (carrion).
How can Philippine Eagle contribute to the extinction crisis?
The Philippine eagle is one of the most endangered species in the country. According to Salvador, the reason for this was due to massive deforestation. … “The Philippine eagle has become a critically endangered species because the loss of the forest had made it lose its natural habitat.”
Why do we need to save Tamaraw?
Conserving tamaraw provides opportunities to develop holistic programs for protecting all of Mindoro’s wildlife, helping define innovative ways to perceive the landscape, preserve natural resources and adapt land-use systems.