Category: Wildlife

Weekend Special – Otters at Pasir Ris Park

Otters in Singapore - Pasir Ris

I caught a flu bug on Sunday evening and got worse on Monday. Consulted the doctor and was given medical leave for the next day. On Wednesday, a public holiday in Singapore, I went to Pasir Ris Park for a morning walk, to get some fresh air and to sweat it out. After parking the car,

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Weekend Special – May the force be with you

Stars Wars Day at Gardens by the Bay

Started my Saturday with a morning walk along Singapore River and was greeted by the lovely otters family where the adult otters brought the pups for a walk and play. After taking my usual walk to Empress Place, I made my way back. I completed my usual eight kilometres walk a jog. Felt good after

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Changi Point Coastal Walk

Singapore Changi Beach

It has been a while since I woke up this early for a morning walk. After parking the car at the carpark in front of Changi Point Ferry Terminal, we walked to Changi Point Coastal Walk. When I turned back, I saw the sun shining through the cloud and the sea reflecting its light. Glad

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Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve – Wetland in a City

Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve or Nature Reserve located in the north-west of Singapore is dominated by tidal mudflats and mangrove systems. It is likely that bamboo once existed in this area, hence the name Sungei Buloh (in Malay Sungei means River and Buloh mean Bamboo). My first visit to Sungei Buloh was in 2010, accompanied

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Otter Watch in Singapore

otters crossing at The Gardens

Last Saturday afternoon, I attended the Parks Festival organised by the National Parks Board of Singapore. It was a 2-full day (Saturday and Sunday) event that started at 9am to 6pm at the Promenade of Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park 2.  There were exhibits, talks and workshops throughout the day. I was there specially to attend

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest (10 Otters)

Singapore Bishan 10 Otters

This week’s photo challenge is Quest. A group of otter enthusiasts are in a quest of capturing the action of the Bishan 10 – an endearing name given to a family of ten otters who adopted Bishan Park, Singapore as their habitat. Following picture is taken by my friend, an otter enthusiast, at Bishan Park,

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