A morning in Pasir Ris Park, Singapore

A morning in Pasir Ris Park, Singapore

When:  February 2017                 Weather : Hot24C

Nikon P900

We hadn’t been back to Pasir Ris Park in the northeastern corner of Singapore for a while so we headed out there last weekend.

 

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A common flameback woodpecker welcomed us

 

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and his partner was active too

 

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And then in a flurry of activity, a

 

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allowing us closeups like this…

 

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and again

 

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flight of the hornbill

 

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Grey herons were everywhere picking up twigs and building nests

 

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another view of grey heron

 

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A white throated kingfisher

 

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stork billed KF

 

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common kingfisher

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pink necked green pigeon..male and female

 

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Asian Koel

 

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striated heron

 

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black crowned Malaysian night heron

 

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and finally we had wonderful views of the Malaysian pied fantail sitting in the wonderfully compact conical nest it had made…

 

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flying off occasionally

 

 

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but always coming back

 

 

Pasir Ris Park is a little gem for wandering around for a few hours birding in Singapore. Highly recommended.

 

 

 

 

 

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