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The Raffles Museum and Biodiversity Conservation in Singapore- Tapping a Century-Old Resource

Dr. Darren Yeo Chong Jinn
Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research, Department of Biological Sciences, NUS.

By pursuing its dual objectives of research and education, the Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research plays a part in biodiversity conservation in Singapore. This presentation focuses on the research component, including the museum’s collections as important sources of information as well as the significance of collaborative work with visiting scientists, and surveys for baseline data. In addition, it will also touch on various aspects that can be enhanced to further meet the needs of conservation efforts.