Act for Nature- a poem on Common Palm Civet and its associated coffee trade

A bandit in the dark, armoured with its three dark stripes Its body long and sleek, ready to strike Then it spots its favourite delight A fruit so ruby red and ripe Defecating the fruits’ seeds, what a fine seed disperser it is alright! Then horror strikes when a ‘special’ ability comes to sight “Kopi … Continue reading Act for Nature- a poem on Common Palm Civet and its associated coffee trade

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BFF Big Birdwatch!

I enjoyed reading the preparational resources that have been put up by the BFF team prior to the birdwatch. As someone new to birdwatching I liked how it comprehensively covers multiple ways of identifying a bird, inclusive of knowing its distinct calls! Although it takes awhile to be familiar with the materials, it is rewarding … Continue reading BFF Big Birdwatch!

Sunbeam Snake

My chosen reptile is the Xenopeltis Unicolor, commonly known as the Sunbeam Snake. What caught my attention was its iridescent scales which shines magnificently under the light.  It is native to Singapore (Nparks, n.d) and can also be found in other parts of Southeast Asia and Indonesia (Inaturalist, n.d). It is a fully terrestrial species … Continue reading Sunbeam Snake