status: Does not appear on the URA
Master Plan 2008 or the Parks
and Waterbodies Plan.
Current conservation activities: The
intertidal area is regularly surveyed by wildsingapore.
the name: Terumbu=A reef or rock at
low tide but submerged at high water; Pempang=Not
known, perhaps it is a corruption of Bemban=A type
of plant whose stem is used for making baskets, possibly
referring to fish traps; Laut=Seaward