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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

    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
  7. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE: ANALYSIS

    Pledging to safeguard Hong Kong's heritage won't save traditions from dying out, critics fear

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 02:50am by Vivienne Chow

    ... for arts and cultural development, heritage conservation and subsequent cultural and creative industries as well as cultural tourism, they say. "The government only handles culture from ... intrinsic value that is important to a society's identity and knowledge," he said, adding that resources were allocated on a piecemeal basis. In policy recommendations drafted in 2003 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1535757/pledge-wont-save-our-heritage-we-need-plan
  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    The 480 things that represent Hong Kong's culture: list unveiled after seven years' work

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 04:43pm by Denise Tsang, Johnny Tam, Olga Wong

    ... and teacher said yesterday. “The government should do more by allocating resources to preserve the living heritages.” Ip applied to mainland authorities last year for Yip Man wing chun ... of Cheung Chau island, is excited that her clan's traditional dish, vegetable tea, is part of the city's living heritage. "It takes several days to prepare the dish, which has about ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1534746/cantonese-opera-dim-sum-and-diwali-hong-kong-lists-its-cultural
  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Fishing heritage may be the one that got away

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by Vivienne Chow

    ... going on fishing trips with his family and learning the skills of the trade. But these days, it's hard for fishermen to make a decent living in Hong Kong. Many are forced to take a break ... except for gillnetting, longlining, handlining and cage-trapping, in order to conserve the seabed to create a sustainable fishing industry. Around 1,400 vessels are affected, and Lai's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1592493/fishing-heritage-may-be-one-got-away
  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Two new marine parks pledged for Lantau amid third runway hearings

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:03am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Government accused of making surprise announcement to take pressure off environmental concerns over Airport Authority's third runway plan Marine parks pledged amid runway hearings In the midst of environmental hearings on a proposed third runway, conservation authorities have made a surprise pledge to designate two new marine parks off Lantau ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583167/government-accused-marine-park-pledge-take-pressure-bid-third-runway

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