Birding Singapore Sports Hub

10,000 Birds

One of the best features about Singapore is the fact that wherever you go there are birds. Admittedly we did not go into the downtown area once during our three week stay, but wherever there are trees there are birds and Singapore is a green city. Singapore Otters.

Central Catchment Nature Reserve Singapore

10,000 Birds

The Central Catchment Nature Reserve in Singapore is a huge area that covers over 2,000 hectares of forest. It is very easy to access the Central Catchment Nature Reserve by public transport. The post Central Catchment Nature Reserve Singapore appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

Blue-winged Pitta in Singapore

10,000 Birds

During our three weeks of birding in Singapore we spent many hours on forest trails. The most reliable place we found for observing Blue-winged Pittas in Singapore was at Windsor Nature Park. It must be one of the most photographed Blue-winged Pittas in Singapore!

Birding the Changi Business Park-Singapore

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When we decided to go to see what bird species there were in the undeveloped areas at Changi Business Park we encountered several species of bird that we did not observe anywhere else in Singapore. This was another bird species that we did not encounter at any other location in Singapore.

Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park and Lower Peirce Reservoir-Singapore

10,000 Birds

During our three week visit to Singapore in March we spent a good part of each day walking and birding. We were then able to walk down Upper Thomson Road and get public transport back to our hotel. Singapore is a great place to enjoy the woodpecker family.

Finding an Asian Openbill in Singapore-second ever record!

10,000 Birds

We have just returned from an incredible three weeks in Singapore, where unlike many others who visit the country we spent the whole time in nature parks, forests and gardens observing birds. trip to our hotel near the Singapore Stadium and they kindly offered a complimentary early check in.

Podder: A futuristic form of public transport set in Singapore 2020

EcoFriend

Transportation. Podder: A futuristic form of public transport set in Singapore 2020. Once again, we have come across a transportation conception in the form of Podder, with its conceptualized scope tailored for the future. In this regard, the Podder will serve as an electric public transport system for the city of Singapore, in the year of 2020. Best of 2011: Visions of futuristic public transport. Please login. Sign In.

A Green Globe: 4 Surprisingly Sustainable Countries

Environmental News Network

Singapore. But Singapore is an exception to that rule. Singapore provides citizens with electric vehicle charging stations and alternate fuel public transportation. By: Guest Contributor, Christopher Beck. Going green is trendy these days.

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Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait and the UAE among world’s top 10 wasters

Green Prophet

The rest of the top 10 offenders were Denmark, Belgium, Trinidad and Tobago, Singapore and the United States, with Bahrain and Sweden listed in ninth and tenth place, respectively. demanding more efficient modes of public transport and buying less packaged foods.

London Borough of Sutton honored for getting people on their bikes

Green (Living) Review

Sutton Council was named "Most Improved Transport Local Authority of The Year" in the prestigious National Transport Awards 2010. The three-year project is now being studied by other authorities across London and experts from Europe, South Korea and Singapore.

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China’s Second Eco-City Set to Soar

The Green Changemakers

In a country whose capital has six ring roads (and counting), Tianjin’s target to have 9 in 10 journeys made by bike, foot or public transport, thanks in part to a planned rapid light transit railway, is verging on the courageous.

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Under the Hood of “Most Green” and “Most Livable” Cities Lists

The Green Changemakers

Certainly we can’t include all attributes into such rankings – that is the role of more detailed question-driven science and monitoring (say, Singapore’s city biodiversity index ). The exact methods are not made public, but the list below shows the attributes they include.

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Reclaiming the Streets: Urban Transportation Innovations

The Green Changemakers

Urban transport systems based on a combination of rail lines, bus lines, bicycle pathways, and pedestrian walkways offer the best of all possible worlds in providing mobility, low-cost transportation, and a healthy urban environment. Public transportation: the innovators Some of the most innovative public transportation systems, those that shift huge numbers of people from cars into buses, have been developed in Curitiba, Brazil, and Bogotá, Colombia.

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Creating the City of the Future

The Green Changemakers

It would be a city with good public spaces and a city that is rather compact. A good walking and cycling environment with a good public realm is also a good environment for public transport, so there is an important connection here as well.

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Jan Gehl: Making healthy cities

The Green Changemakers

It would be a city with good public spaces and a city that is rather compact. A good walking and cycling environment with a good public realm is also a good environment for public transport, so there is an important connection here as well.

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The Next Decade's Top Sustainability Trends

The Green Changemakers

On public transportation bicycles will be allowed access at any time. Cities with pilot or operating projects in green ICT include Amsterdam, San Francisco, Masdar City (United Arab Emirates), Seoul, London, Singapore, Beijing, New Delhi, Mumbai, Stockholm and Oslo. By Warren Karlenzig What trends are likely the next ten years?

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"War On Cars": A History

Sightline Daily

In the spring of 2009, a few months after officials in Toronto rolled out " The Big Move " -- a 25-year, multi-billion dollar transportation plan that aimed at reducing per capita driving, reducing congestion, and increasing transit use -- when the meme rocketed into prominence. On June 17, writing for Heritage, Wendell Cox criticized Transportation Secretary Roy LaHood in an article called " Washingtons War On Cars and the Suburbs ," which circulated widely. Skip to content.

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