Singapore's first-ever habitat cells a boost to biodiversity along Ulu Pandan waterway

These islets, or "habitat cells", help to channel the water flow into smaller and shallower streams to encourage more plant and animal life to bloom. ST PHOTO: WALLACE WOON
Two new lookout platforms have been constructed along the park connector. The platforms were built to provide vantage points overlooking the habitat cells. ST PHOTO: WALLACE WOON
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SINGAPORE - Residents taking their evening stroll along the Ulu Pandan waterway may soon be able to spot more wildlife such as otters, grey herons, frogs and other insects, thanks to a series of "islands" blooming with greenery within the canal.

These islets, or "habitat cells", help to channel the water flow into smaller and shallower streams to encourage more plant and animal life to bloom.

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