[iccs] NUS will tackle Lim Chu Kang East mangrove, a tough new site!

[iccs] NUS will tackle Lim Chu Kang East mangrove, a tough new site!

This September, Organsations which used to work at Kranji Mangrove (adjacent to the Kranji Nature Trail managed by Sungei Buloh Wetlands Reserve), will be relocated as the site is undergoing works as part of the Sungei Buloh Master Plan . This is good news, for once complete, the Kranji site will provide a buffer to the main reserve: As North-West Zone Captain, it’s my job to open new sites – gradually, since each site requires recces to evaluate the safety, impact and operational details of running a cleanup at the site, and then later, orientation of volunteer Organisers and help in planning operations in the early years. This is necessary for mangrove sites as they present a difficult terrain, usually require a long haul to the Trash Disposal Point and often no support facilities are present. I spent the last three years supervising operations at Pandan Mangrove in Sout...

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