Let's Ask MSS | Episode 8: What is the Urban Heat Island Effect?
What makes urbanised areas feel warmer in the day and at night, compared to less urbanised areas? Learn more about the Urban Heat Island Effect from our colleagues Elaine and Naim in our latest episode of #LetsAskMSS!
Visit www.weather.gov.sg to find out more about the weather. #SGWeather #WeatherWednesday
Find out more on the government’s efforts and how we can all play a part in mitigating urban heat here:
– #SGGreenPlan: https://www.greenplan.gov.sg/key-focus-areas/resilient-future/
– More Climate-Resilient Infrastructure: https://www.ura.gov.sg/Corporate/Planning/Long-Term-Plan-Review/Space-for-Our-Dreams-Exhibition/Sustain/Climate-Resilient-Infrastructure
– HDB’s Green Towns Programme: https://www.hdb.gov.sg/about-us/our-role/smart-and-sustainable-living/Green-Towns-Programme
– NParks’ City in Nature vision – https://www.nparks.gov.sg/about-us/city-in-nature