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  1. Animal groups urge HK to reject dolphin imports

    Posted Apr 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Eight international animal conservation groups are pressing Hong Kong to reject and even confiscate any live dolphin imports from the Solomon Islands for Ocean Park, warning ... Earth Island Institutes Pacific Islands and US, Humane Society International, Marine Connection, the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society, World Society for the Protection of Animals, ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... paintings, stories, buildings, religious icons) for thousands of years. Yet people have never expended resources conserving things they did not value for one reason or another. Hence the first step in the public promotion of the conservation of anything, living or not, is to promote positive values for it in the eyes of the community. Dolphin shows around the world are the first and often only ...

  4. Winning art posted on buses to raise awareness

    Posted Jun 12th 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... Lilian Goh If you have been struck by the sight of Hong Kong Island buses displaying artwork with a marine theme, you've been looking at the winning designs of a competition. The Ocean's 10 Bus Design Competition, organised by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), aimed to draw public attention to 10 local marine species that are threatened by the degradation of the marine ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted Apr 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Q Should marine parks be expanded? As we know, there are many beautiful coastal areas and important habitats in the marine parks. These are not only for admiring, but also for conservation, education, recreation and scientific purposes. If the scope of marine parks can be expanded, then maybe we will be a little bit closer to understanding the secrets of sea animals. ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Sep 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frew headlined, 'We must act to save precious marine reserves' (September 13). The establishment of marine parks and reserves in Hong Kong is the first step towards conserving ... are losing some of our competitive edge in the areas of tourism and conventions and Macau is gaining, I feel that there is already too much gambling in Hong Kong. Even if we became more competitive ...

  10. SCMP Debate

    Posted Jun 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong. In our second instalment, we ask six long-time residents how they view Hong Kong as a place to live and work compared with 15 years ago. Eric Bohm Former chief executive of WWF Hong Kong A1 I can answer the question of the quality of life only from the perspective of an expatriate who has enjoyed the opportunity of living in this city. I feel Hong Kong is a better place ...




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