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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hundreds hike at Tai Tam Country Park to oppose development

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Hundreds hike for country parks About 1,000 people joined a protest hike in Tai Tam Country Park yesterday to oppose developing country parks into housing sites after the government floated the idea earlier this month. Former Observatory director Lam Chiu-ying was among the hikers at the walk organised by Save Our Country Parks, an alliance of 20 ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    University 'o-camps' need to cut back on waste, Friends of the Earth says

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 04:38am by VICTORIA ANN DUTHIE

    ... activities, which included hiking, camping and star gazing, presented "a real sense of novelty for everyone involved". In lieu of mass-manufactured souvenirs, he designed handmade ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ENVIRONMENT

    Environmentalist calls for help building online database of Hong Kong's wildlife

    Posted May 27th 2014, 09:50am by AUDREY SZE

    ... says. "I didn't grow up appreciating it. It's just not part of the people's lifestyle to hike and get out there." Now, like Goodall, she has been speaking to students, ... Chor says. "The thing about living in a small city is that you do have a voice. Some people underestimate the power of that voice. "Just by going on a hike, you are showing that you ...

  4. News - Asia - ENVIRONMENT

    Great Barrier Reef's future in danger, scientists warn

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 01:57pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney and Wellington

    ... qualified coral reef experts.” Hoegh-Guldberg said scientific consensus was that hikes in carbon dioxide and the average global temperature were “almost certain to destroy the coral communities ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Sai Kung villagers begin petition ahead of Legco vote on country park

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 04:33am by Ernest Kao

    ... of the case. Meanwhile, Sai Wan villagers expressed regret in newspaper advertisements over a disruption to the annual Oxfam Trailwalker event last month caused when they blocked off a hiking path ...

  6. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    UN climate report will not sway US deniers, experts says

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 06:17pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... polls have shown that an increasing number of Americans believe climate change is real. According to a Pew research poll this spring, 69 per cent of Americans, a 12 point hike over 2009, believe ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Keep Hong Kong's coastal access 'people-friendly', designers say

    Posted Apr 04th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... or rents boats to go out on boat tours for hiking, camping, beach visits, swimming and fishing." For example, at one of the planned reclamation spots in Ma Liu Shui, Sha Tin, boat users ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Brown root rot disease could be spread by humans

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... for decoration could bring about the infection if they were already contaminated by the fungus. University of Hong Kong tree specialist, Professor Jim Chi-yung, said hiking could also spread the fungus. ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ENVIRONMENT

    Turn back the tide

    Posted May 06th 2013, 10:21am by Charley Lanyon

    ... and hiking. All of a sudden something clicked in Rose; he knew exactly where he belonged. We should all be worried because on a molecular level our oceans all contain plastic. Every drop of our oceans ...



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