Oct 17

The Drinking Water Supply of Cameron Highlands

by Dr.Cheam May Choo

Ever since farms started mushrooming in the Sg Terla water catchment area with their effluent draining directly into the intake point, ever since farm workers toilets were found discharging directly into the streams there with human faeces of different nationalities and all, ever since pesticide containers including banned ones were fished out from the intake pond on a regular basis, we have become increasingly worried about the state of our drinking water supply and their short and long term effects on the consumers.

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Oct 17

REACH4Birds – Birdwatching & Nature Walk at Sg. Pauh

Join us for our Birdwatching & Nature Walk at Sg. Pauh
(follow up for those who attended our other session. New participants welcome too)

Introduction to The Montane Birds Cameron Highlands
Date : 23 Oct 2014 (Thurs) Pahang State Holiday
Time : 9 am – 11 am
Venue : No.100 Camellia 2, Tanah Rata (row of houses beside Parkview)

Costs : RM5 REACH Members / RM10 non-members
(worksheets and light refreshments provided)

9.00 am – Briefing at Camelia
9.30 am – Depart for Sg.Pauh Forest Reserve (carpool)
10.30 am – Picnic by the river
11.00 am – Programme ends

Places limited to 20 pax.

Note :

1. Come properly attired – warm earth tone colours, long sleeve, hat, sunblock, mosquito repellant, water bottle, proper walking shoes, raincoat/jacket and as sunny disposition:)

2. Children below the age of 9 yrs old should be accompanied by an adult.

3. Bring along a small notebook and a pair of binoculars if you have one.

Past Participants 

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