Clothes hanger and crow’s nest

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Sun Chong Hong came across a crow’s nest in Bishan, Singapore on 8th February 2010. The nest had a bluish clothes hanger incorporated in it together with some steel wires pinched from a nearby construction site (above left). Later the … Continued

Oriental White-eye’s failed nesting

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In late April 2010, a pair of Oriental White-eyes (Zosterops palpebrosus) completed building their nest after which the female laid two eggs. Both eggs hatched but unfortunately one chick disappeared from the nest when Lee Tiah Khee returned to check … Continued

Olive-winged Bulbul taking a bath

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Chris Lee a.k.a. chrisle023 captured a private moment of an Olive-winged Bulbul (Pycnonotus plumosus) taking its bath in a forest puddle. Note that the contour feathers are all fluffed up and damp, especially those around the throat. Once the bird … Continued

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