08 Apr '18, 9pm

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#seagrass @ProjectSeagrass @aquamimicry @aquavolution @venturefarms

Love seafood? Then love seagrasses! Almost every shore in Singapore has sprinkles of seagrasses. We have some surprisingly large meadows too. Hermit crab on seagrass meadows at Changi. Like underwater forests, our seagrass meadows teem with life! What are seagrasses? How can we visit seagrass meadows? Love seafood? Then love seagrasses! Many of our favourite seafood shelter in seagrass meadows when young. Like prawns, crabs and fishes. Here, they find safety and bountiful food. Humans are a part of this food chain! What are seagrasses? Seagrasses are flowering plants adapted to grow underwater in the sea, from shallow areas up to 30m deep. Despite the name, the leaves of seagrasses are not always grass-like and in fact, they do not belong to the same family of plants as the land grasses. Fern seagrass is found only on our Northern shores. Seagrass flowers are usually small...

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Love seafood? Then love seagrasses! Almost every shore in Singapore has sprinkles of seagrasses. We have some surprisingly...