09 Mar '12, 9am

Wild Shores of Singapore: Ubin Expedition with the Mega Marine Survey: Day 3-4 by @wildsingapore

Wild Shores of Singapore: Ubin Expedition with the Mega Marine Survey: Day 3-4 by @wildsingapore

I'm back for the last days of the Expedition and it's a hive of activity at the work stations when I arrive in the afternoon of the second last day. There's frenzied work on taking DNA vouchers, with phototaking, sorting and preserving going on all at the same time. And more field trips too! I skipped the field trip and spent time in workroom activities. When I arrived, everyone was busy delicately removing tiny tiny porcelain crabs and other creatures living on sea pens. There's an amazing variety of marine life on our sea floor! Another station is busy sucking up tiny tiny creatures found in sponges. I had a hand helping with the sea pens. After which, Louis and I started on a huge pile of seaweed that was also obtained through a dredge. What can we find here? How exciting! Wah, I found a strange little crab in a folded leaf! And Louis found this baby Window pane shell w...

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