The KNP is one of global strongholds for the threatened western tragopan, Tragopan melanocephalus and cheer Catreus wallichii, which is found only in a few sites in the state. The other two pheasants which are common in Kazinag include monal Lophophorus impejanus and koklas Pucrasia macrolopha. Among the important birds of prey, golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos is found in Kajiang besides 10 other raptors species. The bearded vulture Gypaetus barbatus and snow cock Tetraogallus himalayensis, and snow partridge Lerwa lerwa are other important avian species found in Kajinag. Other important bird species include Kashmir red breasted flycatcher Ficedula subrubra, European roller Coracias garrulous and Tytler’s leaf warbler Phylloscopus tytleri.