Piai disappearing

Category: Places


Photo and caption by yew kiat soh

This picture was taken in Kukup and Tanjung Piai on December monsoon season. The Tanjung Piai National Park, Johor - is a coastal mangrove, home to variety of birds, marine animals and one of the most southern nature reservation park in peninsula Malaysia. Now is threaten from the phenomenon of “disappearing coastline” due to excessive coastal erosion as a result of tidal waves. The government and authority were constructing a temporary embankment along the coast of Tanjung Piai to prevent the erosion of coastline and fallen of mangrove tree.

Location: Tanjung Piai National Park, Johor, Malaysia


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