04 Apr '17, 10am

Get Wasted, Session 2 : Plastic On Our Plates

Get Wasted, Session 2 : Plastic On Our Plates

Sivasothi N., a.k.a. ‘Otterman’ is a Lecturer at the Department of Biological Sciences and a Research Associate at the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, National University of Singapore. The problem of marine trash and abandoned drift nets clearly evident during field trips, he agreed to coordinate the first mangrove cleanup in 1997 and the effort now involves more than 70 partners with annual turnout of some 4,000 volunteers. As the national coordinator of the International Coastal Cleanup Singapore, he is assisted by a team of volunteers called the ICCS Otters. Siva gives talks in schools and organizations about marine life in Singapore and is the author and co-editor of “A Guide to the Mangroves of Singapore”, editor of Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research (RMBR) and coordinator of Toddycats! – the Raffles Museum volunteers.

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