Gold-whiskered Barbet – nest

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“A nest of the Gold-whiskered Barbet (Megalaima chrysopogon laeta) seen briefly during my walk today (above). “It was 7-8 meters up in a dead tree adjacent to an ex-logging tail. Saw parents bringing figs to feed young.” Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh … Continued

Rufous Woodpecker chiseling a nesting cavity

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Dani M Queddeng documented a Rufous Woodpecker (Micropternus brachyurus) at the Chinese Garden in Jurong vigorously chiseling a nesting cavity on the trunk of a tree. Normally the male constructs the nesting cavity, pecking forcefully on the surface of the … Continued

Wired nest and its eggs

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“It was in the year 1999 that my brother-in-law discovered this very unique bird’s nest built of iron wires. “This was discovered on one of the rafters in his steel fabrication factory in Jurong. These wires were used to tie … Continued

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