Amar-Singh HSS
on 11th June 2023

The Black-throated Sunbird Aethopyga saturata is common in the hill stations and I see quite a number at each visit to Cameron Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia. I was visiting the site […]

Amar-Singh HSS
on 6th June 2023

I observed two nesting episodes of the Copper-throated Sunbird Leptocoma calcostetha at the Matang Mangrove Forest Reserve, Perak, and would like to share my observations. On 1 June 2023 I […]

Amar-Singh HSS
on 6th June 2023

This short note is stimulated by discussion with Dr David Wells about ‘back-mangrove’ bird species after my recent post on mangrove mixed foraging parties. I had noted that there was […]

Amar-Singh HSS
on 6th June 2023

I was watching a mangrove bird wave (mixed foraging party) when a Velvet-fronted Nuthatch Sitta frontalis saturatior flew down onto the board-walk in front of me. It then, inexplicably, proceeded […]

Amar-Singh HSS
on 5th June 2023

I recently described the feeding technique of the Checker-throated Woodpecker Chrysophlegma mentale (Amar-Singh HSS 2023). On 22nd May 2023 I had another extended opportunity (25 minutes) to observe the feeding […]

LW Teo
on 18th January 2023

On 7 November 2022, Wong Kais witnessed an epic bird battle that lasted 30 minutes. He was walking along Liebig Street, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia when he heard a lot of […]

LW Teo
on 24th November 2022

I was out today, 31st October 2022, at the outskirts of Ipoh City where there are many ex-mining pools (wetlands-like habitat) and limestone hills. I observed a Changeable Hawk-Eagle (Nisaetus […]

LW Teo
on 17th October 2022

BICA members had a whale of a time photographing the Black-winged Kites at Gardens by the Bay, Singapore in early October 2022. A pair of Elanus scriptus were very active and successful […]

LW Teo
on 2nd September 2022

BESGroup congratulates Shahrul on being awarded the Certificate of Excellence by World Birds Photography.       Shahrul has been a regular contributor to BESGroup and his photographs often bring […]

YC Wee
on 31st August 2022

    Photographer: Dato’ Dr. Amar-Singh HSS of Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. Habitat:            The Bagan Dato mangrove forest in Perak. Date:                10th September […]


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