Omnivorous, feeding especially on plants and supplementing its diet with insects, amphibians, reptiles and small mammals.
On average 27 years in captivity.
From 4 to 8 years old according to the individual. Mating and egg laying take place between April and May, the couple generally incubates 2 eggs for 27 to 29 days. The fledglings’ first flight takes place 55 to 65 days later.
Fox, dog, and birds of prey among others.