01 Oct '11, 4am

Wild Shores of Singapore: A glimpse of Bukom after the fire

Wild Shores of Singapore: A glimpse of Bukom after the fire

There are no obvious signs of the massive fire on Pulau Bukom, as we passed the Shell refinery under clear, blue skies. I took a few photos yesterday on our way to Pulau Semakau. I noticed there were few large ships berthed at the refinery. Usually, there are many lined up against the island and along the long jetties sticking out of it. The water between Pulau Bukom (left) and Pulau Hantu (wooded bit on the right) didn't have any obvious signs of pollution. Here's a look at Pulau Hantu as we passed by. The reefs we usually explore lie just outside the seawall in this photo. There are lots of large storage tanks on Pulau Busing. A look at the facilities built on the former Terumbu Bayan /Pulau Ular which were reclaimed . There is some flaring at various parts of the refinery. There seems to be a small ring of boom laid across and close to a wide canal through which a strea...

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