I love that @danfriess talks about Clive Briffet at #MandiMM
My heartfelt condolences to you and your family for the loss of your father, Clive. I received the news through the nature conservation grapevine a few days ago. Your father was loved and respected by many of us in the Nature and Conservation Scene in Singapore, especially those of us who were comrades in arms with the Malayan Nature Society (Singapore Branch) – later renamed Nature Society (Singapore). He is remembered very fondly by many here. He inspired and touched many of us with his deep passion, determination and wisdom – which he directed to care for the natural environment he loved so dearly. His quiet, gentle but firm & diplomatic manner personally taught me much. I wouldn’t be the person I am today had it not be for Clive and the elders at the Nature Society. At first, He taught me how to identify birds…but as the months and years went by, more importantly, he g...