Pacific Golden Plover – flock

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“Saw at least 37 Pacific Golden Plovers (Pluvialis fulva) well camouflaged in a field (not all shown in images). Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia 20th December 2017 Location: Malim Nawar, Perak, Malaysia Habitat: Ex-mining pools, fish farming, wetlands

Bird Encounters at the Northeast Neighbourhood

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“A bright Sunday morning, I decided to cycle to Pasir Ris Mangrove for the Stork-billed Kingfisher (Pelargopsis capensis). I Left my house in Punggol about 9:00 am, listening to the calls of Olive-backed Sunbirds (Cinnyris jugularis) around the flowering roadside … Continued

A FAMILY BIG DAY, a personal ‘bird race’

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“The Nature Society (Singapore) Annual Bird Race was coming up once again and, according to the newsletter, this year’s theme was a “Big Day” in line with the “Big Year” being carried out by a few elite members of the … Continued

Sighting of Oriental Plover

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The Oriental Plover (Charadrius veredus) breeds from Mongolia to NE China (including a part of Russia). It migrates through Eastern China, Eastern South-East Asia, Wallacea and Micronesia to winter in Northern Australia, with a few reaching New Zealand. Its usual … Continued