17 Feb '12, 4am

Wild Shores of Singapore: Will mangroves & shores be impacted by planned expansion of Downtown East? by @wildsingapore

Wild Shores of Singapore: Will mangroves & shores be impacted by planned expansion of Downtown East? by @wildsingapore

Plans to expand Downtown East next to Pasir Ris mangroves and along Pasir Ris shores were just announced . A new resort will be built at the current site of Escape Theme Park. The current Costa Sands Resort will be replaced by a water theme park which will be twice its current size . Will this expansion impact Sungei Tampines and the special Pasir Ris mangroves nearby? Here's a closer look at the location of the current water theme park. Nearby is Sungei Tampines and the mangroves at Pasir Ris Park. Thanks to Heng Pei Yan who pointed it out, this map doesn't show the Pasir Ris mangroves accurately. Here's a look at the Pasir Ris mangroves on Google Earth. According to media articles : The current Costa Sands Resort will stay open while the new resort is being built, and works to expand the water theme park, Wild Wild Wet, will begin when construction of the resort is compl...

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channelnewsasia.com 16 Feb '12, 1pm

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