Tag Archives: ICCS

From the West to the East, from mangroves to seagrasses.

Had a most enjoyable day last Saturday, 21 September 2013, one of the most awesome Saturdays one could ever ask for. I woke up bright and early to head to Kranji East mangroves for International Coastal Cleanup Singapore’s annual cleanup. … Continue reading

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International Coastal Cleanup – every effort counts (:

Today, the world celebrates International Coastal Cleanup! In every participating country, on the 3rd Saturday of September, motivated groups swoop down upon the coastal areas (beaches, mangroves, and some even dive) to clear up the marine trash that litter our … Continue reading

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Celebrating National Day in Lim Chu Kang mangroves!

Once again it’s the time for hanging of our national flag and singing patriotic songs and declaring our love for Singapore! There may be many issues that we are unhappy about, but ultimate this is where I grew up, with … Continue reading

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Journey to the West – Speaking at Frontier Primary School!

I travelled from the East to the West (of Singapore) to give a talk on Marine Life and Trash in Our Seas at Frontier Primary School for International Coastal Cleanup Singapore (ICCS) this morning! As usual at all school assemblies, … Continue reading

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The Festival of Biodiversity (a belated post)

This post comes a little late, more than a week after the Festival (26 & 27 May 2012) has ended. (And I’ve got a lot of backlog of posts) But anyways, it’s been quite an experience being part of the … Continue reading

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Downpour during Earth Day cleanup! :/

About 100 enthusiastic volunteers hit Tanah Merah last Saturday (28 April) for the second of Coastal Cleanup Singapore’s year-round cleanup – the Earth Day cleanup! After the quick briefing, off all the volunteers went! Very enthusiastic bunch we have 😀 … Continue reading

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“What animals can you find at the mangroves?” “MOSQUITOES!” – My first public talk at Queenstown Primary

I did my very first public talk to the students at Queenstown Primary School last Monday (23 April)! I’ve done assembly talks while in RGS about a fieldtrip to Wales, UK that I went for, and also for Overseas Service … Continue reading

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