Just off the Tuas Merawang Beacon (the green structure with the pointy 'hat'), we could see large vessels and excavators working on large piles of sand.
What's going on?
If what we are seeing is Phase 1, then Phase 3 and 4 will be even closer to Tuas.
Here's some graphics of the Forest City reclamation from recent media articles.
|From Straits Times, 19 Mar 15|
|From The Malaysian Insider, on Today Online 19 Mar 15.|
Here's the latest media articles about the Forest City reclamation.
Any impacts from the Forest City reclamation?
On 14 Mar, there was an MPA Notice that silt curtains will be installed at the Tuas Spring Desalination Plant and sea water intake nearby. Any link to the reclamation?
|Tuas Spring Desalination Plant facing the sea.|
Photo from the PUB Annual Report 2013
Tuas Merawang Beacon is our last natural western reefs that escaped the first reclamation at Tuas. The distant island on the left of the photo is Pulau Merambong which is part of Malaysia and has some awesome marine life.
the amazing marinelife we have at Tuas Merawang Beacon.
Media articles about Forest City and other reclamation work in the Johor Strait.