Category Archives: Sungei Sembawang

A final frontier?

One of the few places in present day Singapore that I am able to find myself at home in is the Sembawang area along the northern coast. It is an area which has in the last two and a half … Continue reading

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A Rose-Ringed Parakeet

A Rose-Ringed Parakeet spotted feeding in the foliage along Sungei Sembawang on the morning of 19 May 2012.

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Whoo-ooh, whoo-ooh say the Asian Koels

Male and female Asian Koels along Sungei Sembawang:

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Intermediate Egrets on Sungei Sembawang

Intermediate Egrets are a common sight on Sungei Sembawang, together with the more common Little Egrets, Striated Herons, Black-Crowned Nignt Heron

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Small Herons perched on the trees along Sungei Sembawang

Small Herons such as the Striated Heron and Black-Crown Night Heron are seen perched on the trees that line the banks of Sungei Sembawang.

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Olive-Backed Sunbird in the undergrowth

A male Olive-Backed Sunbird seen in the undergrowth along Sungei Sembawang on 5 December 2009 …

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An Asian Brown Flycatcher?

Seen on the trees along Sungei Sembawang on the evening of 24 Dec 2009 at around 6pm.

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A Shield Bug sitting pretty on a leaf: A type of Eusthenes Beetle

A beetle that lets off a big stink … seen along Sungei Sembawang on 22, 23 and 24 December 2009.

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Black-Naped Orioles

Black-Naped Orioles seen along Sungei Sembawang …

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Yellow-Vented Bulbuls

Yellow-Vented Bulbuls, usually in pairs, can be seen dancing through the Simpoh Air trees every morning along Sungei Sembawang ….

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