05 Aug '12, 10am

Wild Shores of Singapore: Cyrene Reef with TeamSeagrass by @wildsingapore

Wild Shores of Singapore: Cyrene Reef with TeamSeagrass by @wildsingapore

celebrates National Day early on Cyrene Reef! What better way to do so than on this amazing reef with vast seagrass meadows studded with lots of big Knobbly sea stars (Protoreaster nodosus )! A special treat! Among the red Knobblies was a yellow spotted Pentaceraster sea star (Pentaceraster mammilatus ). This sea star was first discovered on Cyrene Reef and is a new record for Singapore ! We then hurried over to our sites to monitor the seagrasses there. I did Site 2 and while there is relatively good coverage of seagrasses, the Tape seagrass (Enhalus acoroides ) are still very short and cropped here. Often bleached and burnt on the tips. Other kinds of seagrasses found on Cyrene include Sickle seagrass (Thalassia hemprichii ) which were also burnt here and there. The Noodle seagrass (Syringodium isoetifolium ), Needle seagrasses (Halodule sp.) and Spoon seagrasses (Haloph...

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Wild Shores of Singapore: Stars, snake, sharks at Beting Bemban Besar

Wild Shores of Singapore: Stars, snake, sharks ...

wildshores.blogspot.com 05 Aug '12, 3am

I was delighted to meet with a Yellow-lipped sea snake (Laticauda colubrina )! I usually miss the sightings made by the re...

Wild Shores of Singapore: Stonefish and slug at Tanah Merah by @wildsingapore

Wild Shores of Singapore: Stonefish and slug at...

wildshores.blogspot.com 06 Aug '12, 1pm

How nice to see this pretty nudibranch (Glossodoris atromarginata ) on Tanah Merah. The last time we saw this was before t...

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Wild Shores of Singapore: Checking up on Changi's rocky shores (by @wildsingapore)

Wild Shores of Singapore: Checking up on Changi...

wildshores.blogspot.com 03 Aug '12, 12pm

It's my last chance to have a look at Changi's rocky shores for the morning low tides. I'm also wondering how the strange ...

From miyagi.sg: But Singapore Doesn't Have A Mouth

From miyagi.sg: But Singapore Doesn't Have A Mouth

miyagi.sg 05 Aug '12, 2pm

With the impec­ca­ble logic of a three year old, Kai ques­tioned me over my expla­na­tion of National Day. I had said that...

Old Singapore flooding #fb

Old Singapore flooding #fb

flooding that occurred yesterday morning brings to mind some massive floods that hit Singapore previously which had result...

Interesting. Where is soil excavated in Singapore dumped?

Interesting. Where is soil excavated in Singapo...

wildshores.blogspot.com 12 Aug '12, 8am

MPA has controlled measures in place, with regard to the dumping of dredged and land-based excavated materials at offshore...

Waffles & Pancakes At Wild Honey

Waffles & Pancakes At Wild Honey

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Wild Shores of Singapore: Changi's best seagrass meadows being buried? (by @wildsingapore)

Wild Shores of Singapore: Changi's best seagras...

wildshores.blogspot.com 03 Aug '12, 12pm

Are the seagrasses at Changi's best meadows being buried by seashore works? Has new sand had been laid on the shore? Has t...