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Mon 17 Sep 2007

News from the International Coastal Cleanup Singapore: New blog for ICCS

Category : coastalcleanup

Sat 15 Sep 2007 - News of the International Coastal Cleanup Singapore has been streaming in to a new blog at coastalcleanup.wordpress.com. Hop over for news, photo, data, educational material, etc.

News from the International Coastal Cleanup Singapore

Rains threatened the cleanups but many sites still managed to complete a full cleanup. Photos have been uploaded to Flickr as soon as they come in. These days with gmail and yousendit, seding s photos has become much easier!

Data was reported back by most groups immediately and preliminary results are already out for the mangroves with data from the beaches following soon. It seems that more than 2,500 took to the shores to remove more than 100,000 pices of marine debris weighing more than 8 tonnes of trash. The Sunday Times covered the cleanup story and Lianhe Zaobao too has a story out this morning.

Posted at 10:30AM UTC by N. Sivasothi | permalink | email | Raffles Museum news