We went to the Pesta Sayap organised by Malaysian Nature Society (
Admission was free. There were various booths set up there with different products for sale, informational booths and activities booth.We enrolled for the Mangrove Tour of the
At 10.30 am, we gathered at the MNS booth. We had 2 guides for our group. They were volunteers with MNS. Our caucasian female guide was concerned that the group did not bring along sufficient water and kindly made sure that we topped up our water bottles and bring along sufficient amount of water.
|We passed by many monkeys on the way to the trail entrance.|
We climbed up this tower. From up the tower, we saw some white waterbirds perched on a tree far away.
We had to walk through a path passing by many trees, akin to a jungle. While we were walking through, we saw a large heron waterbird fly. It was amazing! Not something that one would normally see everyday.
|On our left was Mangrove trees with mangrove fruits|
|On our right was a snake that was in the trees, very near to the railing.|
|Aerial roots for breathing|
There were many mudskippers here. They can live on land. I only saw one in Pulau Ubin. The mudskippers here were of various sizes. I saw one pair 'fighting' with each other.
|Many fungi on the wood of the boardwalk.|
|Mangrove tree seeds|
|Hmm, I'm not sure what holes are these in the ground.|