05 Mar '11, 11pm

Nature-lovers get new haunt

KEEP a lookout for more bird species such as the painted snipe and whistling duck, and a greater biodiversity of flora and fauna, in Singapore's north-east. Avid bird-watchers and nature buffs will want to do so, now that the new Punggol Promenade and eco-friendly Lorong Halus Wetland are ready. The joint launch on Saturday, attended by some 1,000 residents, was part of the Government's efforts to spruce up the north-eastern area. The promenade, costing $16.7 million and located on the Serangoon Reservoir bank, was built by the Urban Redevelopment Authority to let residents in the area enjoy recreational activities like jogging. The first phase of construction has been completed and the next will include a sports complex, a driving range and other facilities. And just 170m across the promenade - linked via a pedestrian bridge - is the Lorong Halus Wetland, a PUB initiative...

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