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  1. Photos of the week

    Posted Aug 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... their first anniversary. Wednesday. Bottlenose dolphin Angelo waits to be fed at Ocean Park's dolphin breeding centre. Angelo's mother gave birth as a result of in-water artificial ...

  2. Animal attractions

    Posted Aug 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for sale, especially goldfish. Have a great time spotting Nemo, Marlin or Dory. The big surprise about the Chinese white dolphin is that it is in fact a vivid pink. The other surprise is that it can be seen 'in the wild', in Hong Kong waters. Take a four-hour cruise to the western end of Lantau Island, where the dolphins live and play. If you want to see real animals in a real zoo, ...

  3. Gold Coast thrives on its sunshine, sea and space

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... abundant bird life, cooling breezes, and expansive sea views. If they're lucky, they may catch a glimpse of the endangered pink dolphins that inhabit the waters of the Gold Coast. The focal ...

  4. Talkback

    Posted Jun 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... What can be done to protect dolphins? I read with sadness of the plight of the Chinese white dolphin ('Fears for rare dolphins as ferry numbers soar', June 2) and was disgusted at the totally inane response by the Marine Department to the problem, that dolphins were 'smart and knew how to get out of the way'. Motor boats bearing China/Hong Kong registration marks ...

  5. What's On

    Posted Dec 30th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a dinosaur fossil', 'Adventure in Space: Rescue aboard the ISS', 'Life on the Wild Side: Dolphin quest', and the 'Extreme Challenge: Conquer the course'. ...

  6. Having a blast

    Posted Apr 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the seals and dolphins. Children above eight years and measuring at least 132cm can dive into the dolphins' habitat and get up close to the friendly mammals in Dolphin Encounter. You can also ... of facilities that are usually off-limits to the public. The Animal Ed-Venture includes a visit to the Dolphin University, a chance to prepare meals for the giant pandas, and the opportunity to witness ...

  7. Health evidence was misleading

    Posted Dec 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the number of 20 threatened dolphins to accommodate the Zhuhai Bridge? According to our latest estimates, the bridge could potentially affect more than 1,000 dolphins in the Pearl River Estuary. The deaths of 20 or 1,000 dolphins cannot be considered acceptable by any economic rationale. Maybe the developers are uninterested in the impact on dolphins. How about 1,400 deaths ...

  8. 7 days guide to Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... (11am-12.30pm) includes an encounter with baby dolphins, a chance to feed the panda bears, and a visit with bird trainers to learn how they build their close bond. The Marine Land Ed-Venture (1pm-2.30pm) ... A 90-minute swim with the dolphins in the park is also possible with the Dolphin Encounter Programme, for visitors aged eight and above. (inquiries: www.oceanpark.com.hk) How to get there 1. Citybus ...

  9. Heritage versus concrete

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... pipeline. Opponents point out the damage the projects would cause to key habitat of the endangered Chinese white dolphin and to coral and fish species. But the government gave the scheme the green ...



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