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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China's 'eco-cities' struggle for traction

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 09:37pm by GDN

    ... the central Chinese authorities, the municipality has shaped its outlying areas into an endless sprawl of showcase projects. Beyond the eco-city lies an ersatz ancient town, a free market zone ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    New study uproots popular belief in Central China's leafy Loess Plateau

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com New study of region's ancient vegetation finds grasses have dominated landscape for millennia and calls tree-planting campaigns into question ... was dominated by grasses as far back as 20,000 years ago, with few signs of trees. The pollen was preserved in ancient layers of soil, some 300 metres underground. Laboratory analysis showed ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Antiquities officials ignore NT heritage trails research

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... even opened up some boulder trails in Sai Kung that had been buried in dense vegetation- including some linking Sha Tin and Sai Kung- and found some stone bridges and ancient markings. But many ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Five heritage trees in danger of collapse

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Conservancy Association raises fears and calls for new measures to safeguard against spread of disease Five heritage trees in danger of collapse Five of Hong Kong's heritage trees, some of them ancient, are in danger of death and collapse, according to a green campaign group. The Conservancy Association said the five trees- a Chinese banyan in Kowloon ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Fossils suggest giant pandas went from being man's friend to prey

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... of Sciences, has dug up, collected and examined just about every giant panda fossil fragment unearthed in China. Many were found at sites associated with ancient humans. Most of the giant panda bone ...



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