Entries from September 2007

Diving surprises

Date September 23, 2007

What does the sea have in store for divers in Singapore? Swing by the Urban Forest blog to get a glimpse of some of the creatures you can expect when exploring the depths of Singapore waters! Photo: Angie/Urban Forest blog

Hawksbill turtle from Melaka now off Sentosa

Date September 19, 2007

Excerpt from ICCS Blog: The turtle named Puteri Pulau Upeh was ‘first spotted on 29 July 2006 as she laid 108 eggs in an unusually shallow pit which she dug, on Pulau Upeh. The remains of what appeared to be a fishing net was stuck in a crack on the back of her shell.The fishing [...]

NUS Diver Workshop

Date September 17, 2007

Last week, the NUS Student Affairs Department invited The Hantu Blog to give a talk about dive conservation to amateur or budding divers. The two hour workshop also included presentations by dive doctor Dr. Gregory Chan, and Singapore Underwater Federation President Stephen Beng. I managed a half hour presentation that discussed the various ways a [...]