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Birding in Hutan Lipur Lentang

Hutan Lipur Lentang is a recreational forest just about 40 minutes drive from Kuala Lumpur. Situated in the state of Pahang, this lowland forest has more trails than Sungai Tekala or Gabai recreational forest in Hulu Langat. Unfortunately there are not many fruiting trees here so most birds are observed generally hawking for insects. Here are some of the interesting birds which i saw:

These are Grey Wagtails. Although its already 7.45am but the place still very dark. These birds may look very social in nature but it has always kept its distance from me. These birds were winter visitors over here.
This is a Grey-Headed Canary Flycatcher singing its heart out. Its calls were louder than the sound of the nearby waterfall. This is a silhouette of a Greater Racket-tailed Drongo.
Although it has passed 9.20am but in the jungle its still very dark. Some white spots can be seen on its feathers.

This fellow could probably be a juvenile Greater Racket-tailed Drongo.
Its not everyday that you w…