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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hong Kong sets aside HK$1 billion for landfill reclamation drive

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by Jessie Lau

    ... to draw a line." Open to the public since September 2010, Ngau Chi Wan Park is Hong Kong's oldest restored landfill site. Other converted sites include Jordan Valley Park and the Sai Tso ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Greens call for study on ozone in Tung Chung

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 04:48am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... pollution in two rounds of consultation on plans to double the town's population to 220,000 people by using reclaimed land and land near a river valley. But the government said ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Where's the beach? Days of torrential rain wash away Hong Kong sands

    Posted May 13th 2014, 12:29pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Tin and Happy Valley and ankle-deep flooding was reported in parts of the territory. Neighbouring Shenzhen experienced the heaviest rains in six years on Sunday, which brought severe floods ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Loopholes in protection of two key wildlife sites: Conservancy Association

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 03:16am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... mudflat on Lantau and the Lung Kwu Tan valley in Tuen Mun. It found that the mudflat near Tong Fuk, a popular site for clam-digging and a breeding ground for horseshoe crabs, was not covered ... proposal in 2009 to designate the mudflat a site of special scientific interest. It cited local villagers' reservations. The Lung Kwu Tan valley in Tuen Mun was designated a site of special ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Call for government to justify Long Valley wetland buyout

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 12:00am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... to justify Long Valley wetland buyout Conservationists have urged the government to clarify whether nature preservation is a legitimate cause for taking land from private owners. The call comes in response to the Development Bureau's plan to take back about 32 hectares of land in Long Valley, near Sheung Shui in the New Territories- a well-known wetland and bird haven- to create ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Happy Valley residents protest rollout of artificial grass plan

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Happy Valley residents, councillors and experts want a review of policy that will see most of the area's natural pitches replaced with plastic turf Bid ... turf pitches across the city will be replaced with artificial grass. Residents of Happy Valley are also campaigning against the move, which will lead to the area losing most of its natural ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Building in Lantau parks 'dangerous' idea, activists say

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 07:35pm

    ... Zimmerman of urban planning non-profit Designing Hong Kong, said many parts of Lantau, including the Tung Chung valley, were neither designated as a country park enclave, nor were protected under ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Rice that's fresh, fragrant and home-grown

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Green group and farmers turn Long Valley into productive and ecologically sound area Rice that's fresh, fragrant and home-grown Home-grown brown rice is taking the richness of Hong Kong's paddies to the dining table, with the help of a green group and government funds. The harvest, named Long Valley eco paddy rice after its place ...

  9. News - Asia - ENVIRONMENT

    In Borneo jungle, natives stand up against Malaysian dams

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 02:20pm by AFP

    ... Tepalit. The Kenyah community is set in a verdant Baram valley several hours upstream from the blockades. Dominated by a huge longhouse the size of a city block, it has a Catholic church, ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Photographer documents how we are killing our oceans

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... school in Happy Valley. He joined his friends, the Liu brothers who founded Bunns Diving Equipment, for skin-diving trips. He bought flippers from Lane Crawford for HK$28- a handsome sum ...




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