Grey-tailed Tattler: Plumages

on 29th April 2017
Non-breeding plumage
Non-breeding plumage

“Saw five Grey-tailed Tattlers (Tringa brevipes) feeding together on muddy flats along the coast.

Developing breeding plumage
Developing breeding plumage

“Prior to this I had only seen single birds.

Breeding plumage
Breeding plumage

“They were in various stages of plumage from non breeding to breeding plumage.

Breeding plumage
Breeding plumage

“the tattlers were feeding together on the muddy flats along the coast.”

Three out of the five Grey-tailed Tattlers feeding
Three out of the five Grey-tailed Tattlers feeding

Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
27th March 2017

Location: Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Habitat: Costal region

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YC Wee

Dr Wee played a significant role as a green advocate in Singapore through his extensive involvement in various organizations and committees: as Secretary and Chairman for the Malayan Nature Society (Singapore Branch), and with the Nature Society (Singapore) as founding President (1978-1995). He has also served in the Nature Reserve Board (1987-1989), Nature Reserves Committee (1990-1996), National Council on the Environment/Singapore Environment Council (1992-1996), Work-Group on Nature Conservation (1992) and Inter-Varsity Council on the Environment (1995-1997). He is Patron of the Singapore Gardening Society and was appointed Honorary Museum Associate of the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum (LKCNHM) in 2012. In 2005, Dr Wee started the Bird Ecology Study Group. With more than 6,000 entries, the website has become a valuable resource consulted by students, birdwatchers and researchers locally and internationally. The views and opinions expressed in this article are his own, and do not represent those of LKCNHM, the National University of Singapore or its affiliated institutions.

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