Vol 7 No 1 Jan-Apr 99
Only 2 birds left in Singapore
Photo by Ong Kiem Sian
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nature lovers everywhere.
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Official Magazine of the Nature Society (Singapore)
Peacocks are Forest Giants Other members of the fascinating Peacock
Flower family (Caesalpiniaceae) are shrubs or climbers. 20 are native to
Singapore. By Adrian H B Loo and Hugh
T W Tan with photos and descriptions.
Close Encounter with Nightjar and Chicks Werner Peters describes an exciting and unusual morning encounter with a mother Nightjar and her two cute little chicks in Sungei Buloh Nature Park.
Playing Modern-Day Noah is Highly Dangerous Lim Kim Seng on Reintroduction of animals into our forests.
Singapore Beetles tell a story Did you know that water beetles are among the world's most ancient pollinators? And streams in Bukit Timah forest are home to some newly named water beetles! By Michael Balke and Lars Hendrich.
Leafless LiverwortsAncient Tiny Flora in our Forests By Benito Tan and Dennis H Murphy, descriptions and photos of these amazing plants.
Doing the Dois, Montane Birding Heaven! Intrepid birdwatcher and photographer, Morten Strange, takes us on a bird photography spree around the summit road of Doi Inthanon National Park, on the highest mountain in Thailand.
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