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  1. Revelling in return to nature

    Posted Jan 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... and Conservation Department, the Wetland Park not only promotes tourism, but also educates the public about nature. The park's exhibition and education departments develop activities to raise ... habitats in areas such as Tin Shui Wai and the nearby Tsim Bei Tsui. Cheng says most of the staff who work for the park's exhibition and education departments are civil servants ...

  2. Awards point to green power

    Posted Apr 25th 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... The Greening School Project Award is part of the Green Hong Kong Campaign organised by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD). LCSD launched the Greening School Subsidy Scheme in 2000 ...

  3. Environment chief will step down in latest merger

    Posted Sep 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the 1,700-strong department. It will be the third department-bureau merger, after the Education Department merged with the Education and Manpower Bureau and the Labour Department with the Economic ... Cheung Chi-fai Shake-up will save $8.8m and has been widely welcomed by green groups Director of Environmental Protection Rob Law will step down in a merger of his department ...

  4. The dragon hunters

    Posted Jun 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and survived without external communications for 12 days on an island lacking its own fresh water and food resources. Many students- such as Mr Woo, who now works in Ocean Park's education department- continue with careers in conservation. One student, studying species of dolphins in Bangladesh, related the awe-inspiring experience of coming across a Bryde's whale swimming just 10 ...

  5. Beasts a bit of a burden for animal managers

    Posted Jun 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... relocation and education- of people not the cattle in the latter case. The Agriculture Fisheries and Conservation Department wants to de-sex the males to control the population. It wants to move ... recent operation at Pui O on May 31. In its education drive, the department plans to produce pamphlets on the animals that will be sent to schools, restaurants and residents in affected areas. ...

  6. Bird-watchers tick fund-raiser off list

    Posted Feb 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... for that is that schools have received circulars from the Education Department [about bird flu precautions],' he said. 'The principal decided he didn't want the students to participate.' Dr ...

  7. Lessons set to go green for pupils in the mainland

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Paul Moon, Paul Mooney

    ... Paul Mooney US$2 million environmental education programme aims to change the nature of teaching over the next three years China's Ministry of Education, the World Wide Fund for Nature and British Petroleum this week launched the third phase of a US$2 million environmental education project aimed at embedding 'education for a sustainable environment' ...

  8. Schools' faith in meal boxes misplaced

    Posted May 17th 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... of the disposable polypropylene food containers. Her department was now working with the Education Department to reduce the use of disposable meal boxes by encouraging schools to introduce centralised lunch distribution services or by washing the containers on site. The departments would also increase publicity to encourage schools to use lunch services that offer truly reusable meal boxes, she said. ...

  9. No-pets policy in estates boosts numbers of abandoned strays

    Posted Mar 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... educating government departments. Whether people are animal lovers or feel the opposite way, we should all want to see fewer strays on our streets. Cecilia Ledesma, Hung Hom ... and misery. The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department has had to put down so many dogs due to space limitations. If families living in public housing have the financial means, I do ...

  10. Destination: Antarctica

    Posted Apr 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... Cheung Wai-yin, a student from the physical education department at Hong Kong Baptist University. For Mr Tang, getting close to Antarctica's penguins was an unforgettable experience. 'In Hong Kong, you can't get close to wild animals,' he said. The students helped set up the Educational Base on King George Island, the first of its kind in Antarctica. ...




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