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  1. Letters

    Posted Aug 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... coverage and diversity in all marine parks are stable, with a slight increase. We will continue to do our best to protect and conserve marine resources in the marine parks. In the long run, ... excuse for environment degradation', July 29). To protect marine resources in our marine parks and prevent them from over-exploitation, all fishing activities are prohibited except ...

  2. letters

    Posted Dec 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is effective. There should be stricter controls on fishing in marine parks. We must understand the aim of the parks is to preserve fish resources. If there is no improvement, further action, such as banning fishing activities in marine parks, should be implemented. When we enjoy the resources, we must also think of the future. Tom Lam, Yan Oi Tong Tin Ka Ping Secondary School Be considerate ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Nov 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... those who love marine creatures and other animals. I also understand that the live shows at the Ocean Theatre, featuring dolphins and other marine animals, are one of the theme park's most popular attractions, as many of the visitors are intrigued and fascinated by those magnificent creatures. I believe it would be a tremendous boost to marine conservation if an organisation ...

  4. The flame of hope for our environment's future must be kept burning

    Posted Sep 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Markus Shaw

    ... Markus Shaw A community will conserve what it values. But very often it will learn to value, too late, what has already disappeared. This is the key challenge for conservation today. ... of the need for conservation. Hong Kong's hell-for-leather approach to economic growth has resulted in the destruction of our natural and architectural heritage on a grand scale. The destruction ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Jan 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... declined. Carolyn Leung, corporate communication manager, public affairs, Cathay Pacific Airways Important role in conservation Once heritage resources have been identified, assessed and given legal ... to Article 2 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, respect for the views of children is needed and consideration should be given to their best interests in all matters affecting them. Some ...

  6. Books that salute rural Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department to educate people about, and preserve, rural areas. In 1992, experienced members of park and marine park boards set about finding volunteers from ... without spending public resources. Friends of the Country Parks publishes the books- which now number more than 100- while the agriculture department retains the copyrights, said chief country ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Jan 15th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Shark activists take Cites' name in vain I refer to the letter by Douglas Woodring ('Hong Kong is hiding behind spineless conservation treaty', January 6). Your correspondent is misleading about the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (Cites) as it pertains to shark fisheries. I chaired Cites' animals committee ...

  8. Talkback

    Posted Jul 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... but heroic efforts of a few teenagers. The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department is not equipped and not used to dealing with such an incident. This is unacceptable, as five whales have ... as sooner or later another whale will be stranded on a Hong Kong beach. What this incident really shows is Hong Kong's lack of respect for marine life, and this is only too apparent when you ...

  9. Eco-warrior confident of green victory

    Posted Nov 13th 2009, 12:00am by Ajay Shamdasani

    ... professional, industry-specific and carbon-neutral events focus on sustainability and offer online and offline tools, resources, products and education for participants. Christensen's journey ... living at the time. 'I stopped to visit them after exploring Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia. I was offered a dream job in the burgeoning sports marketing industry in China a week ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Oct 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... churches and faiths that sponsor schools would not have invested years of experience, personnel, time and resources that have produced such fine results. Besides, these schools are still open ... narrow-minded individuals complain about the remnants of HK's colonial past in our educational system. But the British tradition of tolerance and equity in the allocation of resources to all our ...




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