Sunday, February 1, 2015

Turut Track, CCK Cemeteries, JEG, Tuas 10Jan15

From KH

Today's raptors:

1) Turut Track: 4 Black Bazas, 1 adult GHFE, 1 WBSE, 1 Brahminy Kite
2) Choa Chu Kang Cemeteries: 1 juv male pale OHB, 1 adult GHFE, 1 BWK, 1 adult Brahminy Kite
3) Jurong Eco Garden: 1 pair of adult GHFE, 1 Black Baza
4) Tuas: 3 BWK, 1 adult WBSE

Other notables:

1) Turut Track: 1 Lanceolated Warbler (heard), 3 Black-browed Reed-warblers
2) Choa Chu Kang Cemeteries: 1 Ruddy-breasted Crake, 1 Red-wattled Lapwing
3) Jurong Eco Garden: 1 Drongo Cuckoo
4) Tuas: 1 adult Barn Owl

With Con and Danny.

Black Baza at Turut Track

Juvenile pale male Oriental Honey-buzzard at CCK Cemeteries

Adult Brahminy Kite with something in talons at CCK Cemeteries

Grey-headed Fish-eagles interacting at Jurong Eco Garden

Turut Track, SBWR, Tuas 3Jan15

Raptors today:

1) Turut Track: 2 adult Peregrine Falcons (1 feeding on a Javan Myna), 1 Osprey (feeding on fish), 3 WBSE, 1 Brahminy Kite, 1 BWK
2) (new) Sungei Buloh: 1 Osprey, 1 pale CHE
3) Tuas: 1 immature pale CHE, 4 BWK, 2 Brahminy Kites

Other notables:

1) Turut Track: 1 Black-capped Kingfisher, 1 Rusty-rumped Warbler, 5 Black-browed Reed Warblers
2) (new) Sungei Buloh: 1 Stork-billed Kingfisher (heard)
3) Tuas: 2 Barn Owls (1 adult, 1 juv), 1 immature Hodgson's Hawk Cuckoo, 1 Black Bittern (reported by Low CH), 2 White-shouldered Starlings, 3 Wood Sandpipers.

With Con, Danny, Choon How.
Wallace Centre 30Dec14

After See Toh's report of the rare bulbuls (Streaked and Cinereous) and Eyebrowed Thrush, Con and Danny went to Wallace Centre and got a female Siberian Thrush. The next day, Kim Keang got a Scaly-breasted Bulbul there! It is uncertain whether it is a wild bird.