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The Natural Heritage of Singapore (Second Edition)

by Hugh T.W.Tan; L.M.Chou; Darren C.J.Yeo; Peter K.L.Ng

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science / Biological Sciences

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPerfect Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13168361M
    ISBN 109810677928
    ISBN 109789810677923
    OCLC/WorldCa145437383

    Natural heritage refers to the sum total of the elements of biodiversity, including flora and fauna, ecosystems and geological structures.. Heritage is that which is inherited from past generations, maintained in the present, and bestowed to future generations. The term "natural heritage", derived from "natural inheritance", pre-dates the term "biodiversity.".   He has edited and/or written many books and book chapters on the biology of plants and natural history of Singapore, including The Natural Heritage of Singapore (3rd Edition), A Guide to Growing the Native Plants of Singapore, Growing at Your Doorstep: 35 Native Plants of Singapore (2nd Edition), A Guide to the Threatened Plants of Singapore, A.

    Identification. The place name "Singapore" is derived from Singa-pura ("City of the Lion"), a commonly used term since the fourteenth century. The main cultural traditions are Malay, Indian, Chinese, and to some extent Western (British). Furthermore, trees could prevent soil erosion and reduce surface run-off (National Parks Board, N.D). These free services provided by our natural heritage could be enjoyed only if they are located in Singapore. Next, our natural heritage can also provide us .

    Raffles arrived in Singapore on 28 January and soon recognised the island as a natural choice for the new port. It lay at the southern tip of the Malay peninsula, near the Straits of Malacca, and possessed a natural deep harbour, freshwater supplies, and timber for repairing ships. Discover a wide array of cultures, races and religions in Singapore's heritage; from flavours of diverse cuisines to iconic landmarks and heritage sites. Let our site be more useful to you each time you visit by enabling your cookies so we can remember details like your preferred language and more for a smoother browsing experience.


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The Natural Heritage of Singapore (Second Edition) Perfect Paperback – April 3, by Hugh (Author), (Author), Darren (Author), Peter (Author) & 1 moreAuthor: Hugh, Darren   The Natural Heritage of Singapore provides the comprehensive basis to understanding the natural history of Singapore.

To fully appreciate and protect nature, we must learn about its past and present in order to secure its future and benefit from the great value it holds/5.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations, map ; 24 cm: Contents: Chapter 1. Singapore's natural heritage --Chapter y vegetation --Chapter ary vegetation --Chapter -and reclaimed land --Chapter l vegetation --Chapter idal habitats --Chapter al habitats --Chapter 8.

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Textbook condition 8/10 with a few pencil markings. Books by the Museum. Biodiversity Library of South East Asia. Support. The Natural Heritage of Singapore (2nd edition) Currently Closed. BOOK TICKETS. The Natural Heritage of Singapore (2nd edition) POSTED ON June 8, BY museum_admin. GES Natural Heritage of Singapore textbook with Notes.

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NEWS. MEMBERSHIPS. Home > The Natural Heritage of Singapore. The Natural Heritage of Singapore. Currently Closed. BOOK TICKETS. The Natural Heritage of Singapore. POSTED ON June 8, BY museum_admin. Pearson Prentice Hall. We are a team of nature explorers that are on a journey to study the native species in Singapore.

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See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $Reviews: 2. This book celebrates Singapore's extraordinary biodiversity and discusses what more must be done to sustain the country's shared natural heritage for the future.

The first section of this book is a collection of essays and features offering a detailed introduction to Singapore's natural environment and conservation efforts.

The second part of the book is an A-Z of Singapore's biodiversity. The Natural Heritage of Singapore. by Tan, Hugh T. (0) Close. S$ Online Price English Books: Publication Date: /01 Publisher: Prentice Hall (US) ISBN: Look for similar books English Books Science Added To Cart.

Continue Shopping View Cart. Course Number and Name: GES Natural Heritage of Singapore Lecturers: Dr Ng Ngan Kee, Dr Amy Choong Sem taken: Y1S2 AY17/18 Modular Credits: 4 On the 22 January I tot is: I was persuaded by a friend to take this module, hearing of the open book exam, poster project as well as the absence.

The National Heritage Board (NHB) is the custodian of Singapore’s heritage. We are responsible for telling the Singapore story, sharing the Singaporean experience and imparting our Singapore spirit.

NHB's mission is to preserve and celebrate the shared heritage of our diverse communities, for the purpose of education, nation-building and cultural understanding. Buy GES Natural Heritage of Singapore E-copy Notes - Latest copy!.

in Singapore,Singapore. Took it in 19/20 Semester 2 Grade obtained: A- Did badly for midterms but managed to pull my grades up with these notes that I made!. I will email you all my Chat to Buy. The Natural Heritage of Singapore by Hugh Tan, LM Chou, Darren Yeo and Peter Ng is out.

While supposedly a text book, it is very readable and covers all aspects of natural history and biodiversity in Singapore.

why I don't do garden hybrids and aquarium strains: natural species is a history of Nature, while hybrids are just the whims of Man.

The Natural Heritage of Singapore is out again. Revised and better than its previous two predecessors. I am not sure whether it is for sale yet, but at least, it should be available in the NUS Co-op bookstore now or within the next few days since I have seen cartons of them packed inside the shop.

(Update: the book is on sale now in NUS Co-op). TEXT BOOK (Reference books): 1. Tan HTW, Chou LM, Yeo DCJ & Ng PKL. The Natural heritage of Singapore (Third Edition).

Pearson Prentice Hall. Wee YC & Corlett RT. The city and the forest: plant li fe in urban Singapore. Singapore University Press. Wee YC & Ng PKL (Eds) A first look at biodiversity in Singapore.

ogy, the horticultural use of native plants of Singapore, and urban agriculture. He has edited and/or written many books and book chapters on the biology of plants and natural history of Singapore, including The Natural Heritage of Singapore (3rd Edition), A Guide to Growing the Native Plants of Singapore, Growing at Your Doorstep: 35 Native.

Sites from World Heritage Properties (Natural), UNESCO Global Geoparks, and National Parks of Japan representing key facets of this heritage are analyzed in depth, and the text is supplemented with color photographs and useful information for potential travelers.

The book features historical photographs and natural history illustrations printed in full colour throughout. "Kevin Tan's book about the evolution of Singapore's natural history museum is remarkable and highly readable, and heralds the beginning of the new museum’s success.".

With the country marking the Bicentennial of the British arrival to Singapore and the annual Singapore Heritage Festival upon us once again, we've been thinking of the past.

Of course, truth and history are seen from a certain point of view – but thanks to these authors, we can have different viewpoints. With that in mind, we came up with a selection of books that shine a light on Singapore.SINGAPORE - Kueh led the way at the Singapore Book Awards on Thursday (Aug 13), as Christopher Tan's heritage food book The Way Of Kueh won Book of .