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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lung Mei beach activists to volunteer as guards after dead wildlife found

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Volunteers to patrol shoreline marked for beach after remains of starfish and sea urchins found Activists form 'guard' to protect Lung Mei species Opponents of the Lung Mei man-made beach project have organised a 50-member "ecological guard" to monitor the site after they found remains of starfish and sea urchins littering ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Civil servants 'violating neutrality' by pushing artificial beach at Lung Mei

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Department talked 12 pupils at a Kwun Tong secondary school out of opposing the reclamation of Tolo Harbour waters at Lung Mei, along Ting Kok Road. In another case, the same officers, along with Tai ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Civil servants 'violating neutrality' on beach plan A green group has accused civil servants of crossing the lines of political neutrality, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Visitors urged to tread lightly in newly famous Lung Mei beach

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Green groups urge public to tread lightly as crowds flock to coast's sealife attractions For Lung Mei beach, fame bringsa new disturbance ... them home. But after two days, they all died." "Locals fear loss of Lung Mei beach" Video by Hedy Bok Jellyfish, starfish and other sea life were fished out of the water along ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Blow for Lung Mei beach judicial review plan

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... urging it to review the Lung Mei beach plan in Tolo Harbour and withdraw its work permit. The department was expected to reply by today. But undersecretary for environment Christine Loh Kung-wai ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Beach review plan hit by officials' lack of response A plan to seek a judicial review over a controversial man-made beach project was thrown ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lung Mei beach project doomed to fail, expert warns

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Pollution and lack of waves in the area would turn beachgoers away, says marine ecologist Lung Mei beach doomed to fail, expert warns The man-made ... Mei beach" Video by Hedy Bok The rocky, muddy shore at Lung Mei is a disappearing habitat in the city and should be protected for its rich species, Morton said. Opponents of the beach ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Activists raise alarm over toxins at Lung Mei site for artificial beach

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by ADA LEE AND LO WEI

    ... building the beach but asked for more time to discuss the recent concerns raised, including the ecological impact and the safety of swimmers if an artificial beach was built at Lung Mei. Kwan ... to do so. Kwan disagreed. "Putting the beach plan on hold won't kill." "Locals fear loss of Lung Mei beach" Video by Hedy Bok ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ANALYSIS

    Green groups disappointed over handling of Lung Mei beach project

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong, Joyce Ng, Gary Cheung

    ... Olga Wong, Joyce Ng and Gary Cheung Dismay over handling of Lung Mei artificial beach project in an ecologically sensitive area Green groups disappointed with environmental chiefs Environmentalists-turned-politicians Wong Kam-sing and Christine Loh Kung-wai have disappointed green groups over their handling of the Lung Mei Beach project. Wong, the newly appointed environment minister, and Loh, his ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lung Mei beach found to be contaminated with heavy metals

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... More doubts have been raised about water quality near the site of a proposed artificial beach in Lung Mei, Tai Po. Green groups said yesterday it had high levels of heavy metals, making ... that people had been swimming at Lung Mei for many years, and the artificial beach was to address the lack of public beaches in Tai Po. Officials said last Thursday that the man-made beach plan would ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Proposed Tai Po beach a seahorse breeding spot, say green activists

    Posted Oct 19th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... for the Hong Kong Wildlife Forum, said he spotted two big seahorses and two small ones in Lung Mei, near the Plover Cove reservoir and the site of the proposed beach. "We can confirm Lung Mei ... proposed earlier, including building a coastal swimming pool that would avoid the need for reclamation, or scrapping any facility at Lung Mei. Secretary for the Environment Wong Kam-sing hinted ...

  10. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    The campaign to save Lung Mei goes far beyond its unglamorous shores

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by Martin Williams

    ... was done. Yet now there is an energetic campaign to save Lung Mei. Even if the beach is built, the shoreline and its inhabitants will not go without a fight. The intensity of the Lung Mei battle ... Martin Williams Conservation is far more complex than saving a handful of star species- it's about our survival Seeing the battle to protect Lung Mei in a global perspective If you ...




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