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Tue 18 Jan 2005

Debby Ng (Hantu Blog) on the News Radio 93.8 FM's Living Room

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Tune in to MediaCorp NewsRadio 93.8 FM on Tue 18 Jan 2005 from 10.30am-12.00pm on Tuesday, 18th January 2004 to listen in to Debby Ng talking about Pulau Hantu, a celebration of marine life on the Living Room.

Update - Download the mp3: Part I - Part II - Part III

The programme is repeated in the afternoon, so you should also be able to catch it at about 3.40pm. Click on "Hear Us"; Macintosh users click on "Hear us & See Us".

In this session, Debby will share her first encounter with Pulau Hantu and how amazed she was at its beauty. She was then shockced to discover that the reef there seemed to have no hope to survive. And many people had given up going or didn't think there was anything to see there, citing poor visibility!

So Debbie decided to start blogging and soon more and more divers became interested, some regulars joined hands with her and she started bring back more and more news about the marine life there, exciting even researchers overseas.

I've enjoyed the many amazing photos of beautiful marine life and the interesting discoveries that they have unearthed right here in our backyard!

Who'd ever thought such murky waters would be so clear?

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