Friday, September 25, 2015

Birding in Bad Haze Weather - Memburung dalam Jerebu

The Air Pollution Index - increased to moderate level (border line of unhealthy) at my area this evening

Blue-throated Bee-eater (Merops viridis) in flight
Bad weather
Skywatch Friday ;)

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Backyard Birding Hari Raya Korban (Eid al-Adha)

Pacific Swallow (Hirundo tahitica) - Burung Layang-layang - in flight
Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier) - Merbah Kapur - flight pattern
Spotted Dove (Stigmatopelia chinensis) - Terkukur -  perched at an exposed part of an electric wire
Gray Wagtail (Motacilla cinerea) - Kedidi -  at a Tapioca / Cassava Tree
Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier) - Merbah Kapur - playing around at a parameter fence
Brown-throated Sunbird (Anthreptes malaccensis) - female - Kelicap Mayang Kelapa
White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smymensis)- Pekaka Dada Putih
Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier) - perched at a Coconut leave/stalk
at a Mango tree

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Malaysia Day - Hazy morning at backyard

Burung Merbah Kapur sedang makan Buah Cheri
Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier) - Juvenile

White-breasted Waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus)
Asian Glossy Starling (Aplonis panayensis) - below

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Grass Flowers - Bunga Rumput

Coat Button grass flowers - (Tridax procumbens)  - yellow flower
Kemuncup - Mackie's pest grass - (Chrysopogon aciculatus) - sharp panicles /seeds.
Rumput sepagi /Sawi Langit - (Vernonia cinerea) - that purple flowers