Yesterday, I attended the eye-opening talk by Dr. Peter Davie: The Wallace Lectures "Marine Biodiversity in Australia: Exploration, Documentation, Conservation and Public Engagement"
There was a good crowd gathered for the talk!
live tweeted the talk #WallacePeterDavie. While Marcus will probably blog soon about the talk.
Mud crabs, which we so love as Chilli crab! They are distributed widely in the world, are all of the same same species? Dr Davie took a closer look.
available for free download from the Museum site.
'blobfish', scary deep sea fishes, strange crabs and weird corals.
own dredging effort in Singapore, the hard work is in sorting and processing and identifying what gets dredged up. Here's a look at the truly scary pile of stuff that is being sorted for this expedition!
I'm looking forward to more lectures in this Series!
Ordinary people can also participate in scientific expeditions right here in Singapore waters! Find out more on the Mega Marine Survey! Jocelyne also recently shared a great article about Singapore's first marine expedition which happened earlier this year.