Feb/ Mar 2017 - National Parks events highlights

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Feb/ Mar 2017 - National Parks events highlights

Postby dash88 » Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:45 pm

NParks Programme Booklet (Jan 2017 - Jun 2017)
https://www.nparks.gov.sg/~/media/peb/p ... .pdf?la=en


Getting to Know Bukit Batok Nature Park
18 Feb, 9.30am – 11.30am
At Bukit Batok Nature Park, discover the interesting plants and wildlife that can be found in an established secondary forest habitat, and gain a greater appreciation for forests.


Fort Canning Spice Garden Tour
25 Feb, 9am – 10.30am
Join us as we take you on a sensory journey through the Spice Garden, which was once the site of Singapore's first Botanical and Experimental Garden, started by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1822, and learn about spices such as nutmeg and clove that are featured prominently in various cuisines.


Pasir Ris Park Mangrove Guided Walk
11 Mar, 9am – 11am
Mangroves like the 6-hectare Pasir Ris Mangrove not only help prevent coastal erosion by breaking the strong force of waves, they also shelter young animals and fish. Get up close and personal with mud crabs, mudskippers and water monitors during this guided walk as you stroll along the boardwalk.


Heritage on the Hill Tour
11 Mar, 4pm – 6pm
Did you know that the history of Fort Canning dates back to the 14th century? Join us on a journey that highlights the changing faces of Fort Canning, from the ancient 14th century to the colonial 19th century and beyond. You will also get to check out ancient artefacts from different time periods.


Rediscovery Walk at Lower Peirce
18 Mar, 9.30am – 11am
Join us for this walk by volunteer guides through cool and shady forests along Lower Peirce Reservoir. You will get to learn about our forests, spot forest and aquatic wildlife, and enjoy panoramic views.


Trees of the Fort Tour
25 Mar, 10am – 11.30am
Did you know that a Kapok tree can grow up to 40 metres tall? Let our nature loving guides take you on a journey to find out more about our heritage trees and other beautiful trees like Flame of the Forest, the towering Kapok, flaky Gelam and magnificent Madras Thorn!

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Re: Feb/ Mar 2017 - National Parks events highlights

Postby nansk » Thu Jan 26, 2017 9:14 am

Thank you for posting this! :)

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