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Long-tailed Macaques

We had a grand time riding around Pulau Ubin, an island off the coast of Singapore near the Changi airport. We rented bikes for the day and encountered numerous troops of  130 more words


MacRitchie Reservoir Park

clouded monitor lizard closeup

red millipede

red millipede

jelutong tower

clouded monitor lizard

male macaque closeup


jelutong tower view

dwarf cricket

Bird-watching at MacRitchie Jelutong Tower… 15 more words


Trekking Day 2 - All sorts of life threatening animals today! - Day 196 - 2 August

Our guide Klinn, once more picked us up nice and early from the hotel, in the same truck as yesterday for the long drive to Khao Yai National Park. 1,607 more words

A Day at Macritchie Reservoir nature reserve 

Located in the centre of Singapore island, this nature reserve is a peaceful haven most of the time. Occasionally it does get more activity, nonetheless it’s a good spot for a meditative walk. 51 more words



We all know about scarecrows but what do you call this effigy, suspended high amid the trees in a neighbourhood garden here in Malaysia?

Perhaps it is a scaremonkey, intended to discourage our local macaques from stealing the homeowner’s ripening coconuts. 56 more words



The birth-control procedures will be carried out by the Department of National Parks Wildlife and Plant Conservation, who will provide vets, cages, transport, and so on, but this year the people of Phana are funding the medical supplies (chiefly anaesthetics) by donation. 293 more words

Thai Monkeys