Chinese Sparrowhawk sighted

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On 27th October 2008, a Chinese Sparrowhawk (Accipiter soloensis) was spotted at Kent Ridge Park by KC Tsang, the first reported sighting of the season… “This morning went for a walk with Amy, when we spotted this Chinese SparrowHawk up … Continued

Chinese Sparrowhawk

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KC Tsang and Johnny Wee were at the Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve on the morning of 15th November 2007 when they were rewarded with the sighting of an uncommon raptor at 1130 hours. “Had a long walk with Johnny Wee … Continued

Raptor migration over Malaysia

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On 23rd March 2007 Pamela Lim experienced a private “raptor watch” of mainly Oriental Honey- buzzards (Pernis ptilorhyncus) and Black Bazas (Aviceda leuphotes) right outside her bedroom window (left). In the three years she stayed in her present apartment in … Continued

Beginning of a new breeding season…

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February must be the beginning of a new breeding season. In and around my garden, I can see birds busy collecting nesting materials. The Asian Glossy Starlings (Aplonis panayensis) are arriving at the ceram palm to harvest palm frond fibres. … Continued