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  1. News - World - ANTARCTICA

    China and Russia help block Antarctic sanctuary plan

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... while growing demand for seafood was seeing greater interest in the Southern Ocean. The Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources was established in 1982, ... of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), made up of 24 countries and the European Union, at Hobart in Australia ended on Thursday without resolution after China, Russia and Ukraine raised ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1074749/china-and-russia-help-block-antarctic-sanctuary-plan
  2. News - World

    Plans for giant Antarctic marine sanctuary falter

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 03:11pm

    ... sentiment when that sentiment is based on a misapprehension of what’s going on.” Antarctic fishing is regulated by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources ... Zealand have spent two years trying to agree on an Alaska-sized marine sanctuary where fishing would be banned and scientists could study climate change. US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1036724/plans-giant-antarctic-marine-sanctuary-falter
  3. 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1345516/russia-and-china-block-antarctic-sanctuaries-hobart-meeting
  4. News - World - ANTARCTIC

    Outrage as Antarctic Ocean sanctuary talks end in failure

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 02:15pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... at the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), made up of 24 countries and the European Union, at Hobart in Australia ended without resolution. Instead, CCAMLR ... Antarctic marine protection at this meeting because a number of countries actively blocked conservation efforts,” said alliance official Steve Campbell. An official at the meeting told reporters she ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1074554/outrage-antarctic-ocean-sanctuary-talks-end-failure
  5. 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1308450/fishing-nations-force-scaling-back-antarctic-waters-protection-proposal
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    'Three Earths needed' if the world lived like Hong Kong, WWF warns

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:33am by Ernest Kao

    ... 'Three earths needed' if the world lived like Hong Kong Hong Kong's "ecological deficit"- the difference between the resources it uses and its capacity to generate them- has ... by the international conservation group. If everyone in the world lived and consumed like Hongkongers, three Planet Earths would be needed to sustain their lifestyles, WWF said. WWF-Hong Kong warned ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1620829/three-earths-needed-if-world-lived-hong-kong
  7. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Half the world's wild animals have been wiped out since 1970

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 10:23pm by GDN

    ... of conservation. "If we get [our response] right, we will have a safe and sustainable way of life." If not, he added, the overuse of resources would ultimately lead to conflicts. He said ... Living Planet report calculates humanity's "ecological footprint"- the scale at which it is using up natural resources. Currently, the global population is cutting down trees ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1604805/half-worlds-wild-animals-have-been-wiped-out-1970
  8. News - World - RELIGION

    Vatican text on gays and divorce revised after conservative complaints is approved

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 06:39am by AP

    ... was rewritten to incorporate amendments to a draft released earlier in the week which had shown an unprecedented openness toward gays and Catholics who live together without being married. Conservatives ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1619662/vatican-text-gays-and-divorce-revised-after-conservative-complaints
  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan to start new ‘research whaling’ in Antarctic, despite IWC resolution

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 01:07pm by Associated Press in Tokyo

    ... practices Japan plans to restart “research whaling” in the Antarctic next year despite a resolution by the International Whaling Commission (IWC) against the practice, a top government spokesman said in Tokyo on Friday. “We will make preparations so we can start new research whaling in the Antarctic in fiscal next year,” based on a ruling by the International Court of Justice (ICJ), ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1595942/japan-start-new-research-whaling-antarctic-despite-iwc-resolution
  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Rare seahorses found living in river estuaries off Lantau and Sai Kung

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Ernest Kao

    ... development An 18-month study by green groups has found seahorses and pipefish living in river estuaries off Lantau Island and Sai Kung. Major breeding grounds include Tung Chung Bay and the waters around Tap Mun (Grass Island), including Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park and Fung Wong Wat, according to the Eco-Education & Resources Centre and Green Power study. The findings shed light ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1480929/green-study-reveals-rare-seahorses-risk-government-development

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