Talk – Rainforest Bird Diversity Origins in Greater Sunda Islands by Dr Fred Sheldon, Fri June 2 @ NSS Office

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This Friday we have a special guest, Dr Fred Sheldon from Louisiana State University, who will be speaking about Rainforest Bird Diversity Origins in Greater Sunda Islands. The talk will be 730pm at the Nature Society (Singapore) office. For more details, please click here.

Where do hornbills come from? Why do most endemic species occur in mountains? And what the heck is a Rail Babbler? Come meet Fred this Fri and find out likely reasons to these questions and about other birds. There will also be wine, beer and snacks if you get there early!


Fred and students

Borneo Rhythms of Rimba Wildlife Festival – 3 & 4 Oct 2014

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A two day outdoor music and arts festival celebrating the Bornean wildlife and jungle! Set in the lush jungles of the Rainforest Discovery Centre in Sandakan, Sabah, the festival will be a fun, thought-provoking and inspiring journey. Listen to music, participate in workshops, and let the Bornean wildlife come to life before your eyes, as musicians, artists and environmental NGOs from the region entertain you.

Duration: 12pm to 12am Saturday and Sunday, Oct 3 & 4