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  1. Shining a light on deep-sea enigmas

    Posted Nov 01st 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... conservation is just one part of overall environmental protection, and the resources set aside specifically for marine education are comparatively small. 'Local universities have courses in marine ... governments around the world should pump more resources into marine conservation education. 'Local schools can take students on trips to places like Hoi Ha Wan to show them the state of the Hong ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Government needs to consider public input in formulating biodiversity strategy

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 03:26am by Martin Williams

    ... product. Five years later, Lisa Hopkinson and Rachel Stern produced a Civic Exchange report, estimating that the quantifiable conservation value of Hong Kong's natural resources was between ... on biodiversity The Hong Kong government is currently working on a Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan as part of its obligation to the Convention on Biodiversity. Which seems fine and dandy, until you ...

  3. Lifestyle

    Hong Kong diners are missing out as fishermen sell their best hauls at sea

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 07:00pm by Charley Lanyon

    ... The ones that got away Fresh seafood features prominently in Cantonese cuisine and Hong Kong certainly loves its fish, especially live reef fish such as grouper and humphead wrasse. Chefs ... was taking off, China was still a centralised economy with relatively poor living standards. Mainland fishermen were required to sell what they caught to the state at set prices, but it wasn't ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    It's Slow time

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Jo Baker

    ... Gorell Barnes' Blue Marine Foundation (see sidebar on page 28), commit in 2010 to turning all 1,192 coral islands of his country into a marine reserve within five years. In 2011, input from ... as basically living smarter." "Science has proven that the worst messenger of the environmental cause is the environmental scientist," says Rockstrom, who helms the Stockholm Resilience ...

  5. Marketing officer, seafood

    Posted Mar 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... strategies and operational plans for WWF Hong Kong's Seafood Choice Initiative. This promotes sustainable and responsible trading, consumption and production of marine resources in Hong Kong ... Its mission is to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature. WWF Hong Kong has been working since 1981 to deliver solutions for a living planet through conservation, footprint ...

  6. Online call for action to save endangered coral fish

    Posted Sep 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... executive of WWF Hong Kong. 'It shows that many people are willing to take concrete actions to protect our marine resources when they know a species is on the verge of extinction.' The signatures were submitted to a Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department representative who will be voting at the Convention of International Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, September 18, 2013

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am

    ... will flexibly deploy resources to step up patrols and stringently enforce the law. We will also enhance communication and co-operation with other departments concerned and, where necessary, carry out ... activities to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department. They can call 2150 7108 during officer hours or the 1823 call centre round the clock. To report vessels not exhibiting proper ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, November 3, 2012

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... to curtail illegal trade in elephants and sharks, but opposing legal trade as well hurts the countries trying to manage their resources sustainably and legally. Charlie Lim, chairman, conservation ... of elephant ivory and shark fins as equally shameful, in order to better serve conservation interests, is in need of clarification. All elephant species and subspecies are on Appendix ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    The uphill battle for our green havens- Hong Kong's country parks

    Posted Sep 20th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... last year. The story of the country parks started with the arrival of an American consultant, Professor Lee Talbot of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, at the invitation ... memories of his mission- not least because it almost cost the couple their lives. "Initially Marty [Talbot's wife] and I surveyed the whole area of Hong Kong from the aircraft of the Hong ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, March 19, 2013

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... of undermining conservation. For developing nations, with limited fisheries management capacity, the Cites decision will help raise the resources they need to improve management. Cites has not banned ... Lim, chairman, Conservation and Management Committee, Marine Products Association   Cabbies are also very bad drivers I refer to the letter by Peter Robertson ("Unpleasant trips thanks ...




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