"Greenfingers: Best tropical trees and shrubs for your urban environment."
Wee Yeow Chin
Saturday, 22nd February 2003: 2.30pm - 4.00pm
Amazon Room (behind
About the Talk
Understand, appreciate, conserve and select tropical trees to suit urban environments. An introduction to how people and plants can co-exist symbiotically to create healthy and aesthetically-pleasing metropolitan living areas.
About the speaker
The author was the Honorary President of the Nature Society (Singapore) (1990 - 1995), ex-director of the National Council on the Environment (1992 - 1996) which is now the Singapore Environment Council. In retirement, he travels the world seeking out and photographing plants and wildlife.
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Lecture Theatre 32
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Meetings of the Biodiversity & Ecology Journal Club, 2003
Jaap J. Vermeulen - "Sulawesi - Straddling East and West". 4th March 2003
Tzi Ming Leong, Daisy Wowor & Darren Yeo - "Natuna Revisited: A preliminary survey of Pulau Natuna Besar". 25th Feb 2003.
Astrid van Meeuwen - "Why do kereru (Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae) eat what they eat?". 21st Feb 2003.