11 Nov '11, 9am

Wild Shores of Singapore: Quick driftnet removal at Pulau Semakau

Wild Shores of Singapore: Quick driftnet removal at Pulau Semakau

It's heartbreaking to find another abandoned driftnet tied to mangrove trees at Pulau Semakau. We came across this stretch during a Mega Marine Survey of the mudflats here. The nets are purposely tied to mangrove trees and roots. What I could see stretched for about 30m. The nets have been tied up here and left behind for so long that the living mangrove roots have started to get squeezed by the ropes. In some areas, there are two layers of nets. The nets also trap mangrove seedlings. Ian and Brian gave me a hand to remove some of the nets. And Mark released a Mangrove horseshoe crab (Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda ) that was just recently trapped in the net. It was about 20cm in diameter and it's the first time I've seen a Mangrove horseshoe crab at Pulau Semakau. Usually, I see the Coastal horseshoe crab (Tachypleus gigas ). Here's Ian taking a photo of Mark holding the ho...

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