Perhaps I was unlucky at TN but I didn't get a sniff in 5 days. At Panti, I heard a bird after 2 hours and saw it in the same place the next day. 4pm seemed to be the time this individual started vocalising. I had visited the exact spot in the morning.
Thanks to all that offered advice on birding in Malaysia.
The Mountain PP obliged at Bukit Tinggi as per instructions.
At Fraser's there are now many bird photographers of the type that do not own binoculars! The Partridge site was like attending a football match, get...
Does anyone have an up to date IOC checklist for Pen. Malaysia that can be used for recording a trip of 21 days, ideally in word or excel, that they can share? Avibase have IOC8.1 but seem to only want to give me 10 days worth of recording room in pdf format. When converted to a document, these...
Thanks for the info. Most on the list are tricky to see and my expectations for a clean-up are low. Have managed untickable view of a few on the list and like Steve Babbs have been frustrated by Rail-Babbler vocalisations in the past.
Thanks again and good luck. Drop me a...
Have not walked the High Pines trail but it sounds promising, will give it a go.
Not even considered the Merapoh entrance at TN due to lack of info. Is it easy to access and is there a trail network?
Thanks for the info.
TN is a difficult place to bird, I thought it was over run with visitors 20 years ago but imagine it has got even busier now. Will spend about 5 days there which is really not enough time, I know.
Red-legged Crake in Singapore: Are these resident? Thought...
I shall be visiting Peninsular Malaysia in late July and August and would appreciate any advice/updates on seeing some species I have missed in the past at the following sites:
Bukit Tinggi: Rail Babbler, MPP at the far from secret site.
Krau: Rail babbler at the magic log-any recent sightings...