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  1. News - China - ANTARCTICA

    Russia and China block Antarctic sanctuaries at Hobart meeting

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 03:50am by AFP

    ... protected areas were on the table at the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources meeting in Hobart, Australia, which brought together 24 countries and the European ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Moscow is thought to have been concerned about proposed fishing limits Russia, China block Antarctic sanctuaries Plans to create two vast ocean sanctuaries ...

  2. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Fishing nations scale back protection of Antarctic waters

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... by 40 per cent to gain the support of member nations on the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, the international body that sets conservation policy ... The New York Times Ocean reserve planis reduced following opposition from big fishing fleet nations Antarctic protection proposal scaled back A proposal by the United States and New ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Deep Bay conservation plan should be ready before the bulldozers move in

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 01:04am by TREVOR YANG

    ... and sustainable use of natural resources. Key stakeholders need to urgently discuss the development of the Deep Bay area, whose future is complex and involves policies on conservation, land, cultural ... Trevor Yang Deep Bay conservation plan should be ready before the bulldozers move in The fate of the Deep Bay area can no longer be left to future discussion. It is a place of important ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Deep Bay project must not start without sound conservation plan

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by TREVOR YANG

    ... practice are essential if there is to be real progress in tackling conservation challenges like climate change, clean energy solutions and sustainable use of natural resources. Key stakeholders ... Trevor Yang Trevor Yang says without a wetland trust, housing project will damage the area's ecological value Deep Bay conservation plan should be ready before the bulldozers move ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CONSERVATION

    Ivory haul proves a tough sell to schools

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... A proposal to control the trade of their products was endorsed on Wednesday and ratified yesterday. Marine ecologist Dr Andy Cornish said it was "incredibly good news for conservation ... a tough sell to schools Conservation officials are having difficulty persuading schools to accept seized ivory offered them for education purposes because they are worried about security. ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Marine Park to open in Japanese town infamous for dolphin killing- but slaughter will continue

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 03:00pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Marine Park to open in dolphin-killing town The Japanese town made infamous by the Oscar-winning documentary The Cove will open a marine park where visitors ... This is part of Taiji's long-term plan of making the whole town a park, where you can enjoy watching marine mammals while tasting various marine products, including whale and dolphin meat," ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    British minister vows to quit convention on human rights

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Secretary Theresa May said yesterday her ruling Conservative party would take Britain out of the European Convention on Human Rights if re-elected in 2015. She said she would include such a promise ... annual conference. "That's why the next Conservative manifesto will promise to scrap the human rights act." The act has made the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Swift clean-up after oil spill in conservation area

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... Fisheries and Conservation Department said the spill was inside the Sha Chau and Lung Kwu Chau Marine Park, but that the effect was minimal as it had been cleaned up immediately after being found. ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Swift clean-up after oil spill in conservation area An oil spill found at a dolphin conservation area yesterday was quickly cleaned up, and its impact was minor, ...

  9. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Landmark decision sees China join Arctic Council as an observer

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... win for ministry as China joins Arctic Council China's diplomats have won a long-running cold war with the country's marine officials over the Arctic. For years they debated whether ... matter-of-fact sentence. Requests for comment were turned down by the administration and its polar affairs subsidiary, the Chinese Arctic and Antarctic Administration. "It is a diplomatic affair. We ...

  10. News - World - ENTERTAINMENT

    The Walking Dead lives on through fan-inspired convention

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 09:05pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Atlanta Television show prompts fan-inspired spin-offs, including a convention and a one-man play Undead alive and well thanks to zombie fan base The hit television series The Walking Dead has inspired a convention, a podcast, and a one-man play, all signs of the undying popularity of the undead. The podcast and convention are the creations of Eric Nordhoff ...




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