Sex and the Birds: 2. Mating Systems

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The most common breeding system in birds is monogamy. This is seen in more than 90% of the species. Here, the sexes pair for one or more breeding cycles and cooperate to build the nest, incubate the eggs, brood the … Continued

Go, going, gone – My habitat

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The founding of Penang Island in the late 18th Century by Sir Francis Light marked the beginning of 171 years of British rule in Malaya. Province Wellesley on the mainland, named after Lord Wellesley, has always been made to feel … Continued