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  1. Polluted, high-rise HK is still heaven for dragonflies

    Posted Aug 01st 2006, 12:00am by Audrey Parwani

    ... dragonflies), the city's population of the colourful insects is a good sign of environmental health. 'Dragonflies need a clean, fresh water supply. If a place does not have many dragonflies, ... setting, with its marshes and wetlands, still afforded a good environment for the insects. 'When I visited last year, I was impressed that although Hong Kong had many high-rise buildings, ...

  2. Hong Kong's foundations are being eroded from within

    Posted Mar 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the rule of law, we will revert to being subjects again. Many people are appalled by the bigotry of the 'anti-locusts' movement. When people are compared to insects, bad things happen- ...

  3. Medic gives needy gift of sight on Congo trip

    Posted Jan 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... on in March. 'I'm not an adventurous person, timid at times,' she wrote. 'I hate snakes and insects. I'm the only child in the family. Who am I kidding? I'm just ...

  4. Learn to protect the environment from an early age

    Posted Apr 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Over Easter, I went to Sydney to visit my uncle's family. I've been to Sydney a few times, but I still enjoyed walking around the city. I went to Darling Harbour and visited the Aquarium and Wildlife World. I saw many animals, fish and insects that we cannot see in Hong Kong, such as the wombat and kangaroo. I found that Australians are very different from Hong Kong ...

  5. Books that salute rural Hong Kong

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

    ... pictures of wildlife, rock formations, butterfly species, majestic outlying islands, ancient tree drawings and even insects. They all touch on the appreciation of nature and how it has survived ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted May 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Hong Kong is part of a wider problem facing these and other birds. On a global scale, habitat protection, the reduction in the use of insecticides (swallows eat insects) and environmental ...

  7. Shipping muse

    Posted May 14th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... depictions of imaginary prehistoric creatures reflect her love of nature. 'There are moving clouds and insects crawling on the grass. I feel in tune with nature.' Veteran artist Gukzik Lau ...

  8. Act now to head off a climate disaster

    Posted Jun 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are endangered, 'naughty' insects and 'invasive' organisms will multiply. The danger of an epidemic exists. Climate history repeats itself again and again. The question is whether we ...

  9. Annual march is an affirmation of our rights

    Posted Jul 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on if there is a shortage of mosquitoes? The outcome may be catastrophic. Insects and animals only hunt when they are hungry and attack when provoked. Let us learn to live with them or else youngsters will only ...

  10. Hands off our beautiful Sokos

    Posted Sep 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... short of spectacular. The bird and insect life was abundant and unique. These islands are an irreplaceable asset. While Hong Kong is crying out for tourist attractions, here is a location ...




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