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  1. News - Hong Kong

    City Digest, February 5, 2013

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... because of fungal infection in a check in May. Workers applied fungicide and improved the soil, but it was later found to have contracted brown root rot disease. Bacterial level in Lung Mei water rated 'fair' The Environmental Protection Department began its first monthly release of weekly gradings of water quality at Lung Mei beach in Tai Po yesterday. In all five instances ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Activists gird for battle to block man-made beach in Tai Po

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 06:54pm by Cheung Chi-fai and Joyce Ng

    ... against the development of a man-made beach on the Tai Po coast say they are ready to fight to the bitter end after exhausting all administrative means to stop the project. The Save Lung Mei Alliance plans a mock resistance exercise this Sunday, setting up tents at the Lung Mei beach site in preparation for an expected confrontation to prevent the development, which is due to begin ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Updated water quality standards needed for Hong Kong's beaches, says DAB

    Posted Aug 19th 2013, 07:59pm by CHARMINE CHE

    ... or 'extremely bad'." Chung also reiterated his stance on the man-made Lung Mei Beach in Tai Po, and said the 200-metre-beach is a good compromise on use of 6 kilometres of coast, near ... Charmine Che charmine.che@scmp.com A pro-establishment political party is calling for the government to update the water quality standard for bathing beaches, after a poll they conducted ...

  4. Yes to beach plan, with conditions

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for a man-made beach at Lung Mei in Tolo Harbour, but with conditions. After a meeting lasting three hours, the Advisory Council on the Environment asked the proponent of the project, the Civil ... denouncing conservationists' attempts to halt the project. The group, chanting 'Return me, Lung Mei Beach', insisted that Lung Mei used to be a natural beach and the project only aimed ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Chief executive Leung angers activists by backing man-made beach

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... officials to express support for the controversial project. The decision to build a beach at Lung Mei, in Tai Po district, raises questions as to whether it was supported by any consultation about ... including a protected sea horse. But she found the report's conclusion "acceptable". "Locals fear loss of Lung Mei beach" Video by Hedy Bok Director of Leisure and Cultural ...

  6. Yes to man-made beach, but with conditions

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai The government's environment advisers yesterday tentatively endorsed plans for a man-made beach at Lung Mei in Tolo Harbour, but with conditions. After a meeting ... ecological value after taking into account the additional information. The site of the proposed beach is a 200-metre muddy stretch of coastline near Lung Mei Village in Tai Po. Speaking after ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC HEALTH

    Campaigners against Tai Po man-made beach reveal E coli danger

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... site Campaigners against government plans to build a beach at Tolo Harbour have revealed that the area is apparently not fit for swimmers. Tests carried out at Lung Mei, Tai Po, by green groups ... quality of all beaches, has not updated the data of Lung Mei recently," he added. According to the EPD website, the annual ranking for Lung Mei's water quality last year ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Officials ask conservationists for more details on artificial beach plan

    Posted Jan 03rd 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Coalition opposing the Lung Mei project is asked for more information about their claim that the environmental impact study was misleading New scrutiny of Tai Po beach plan Officials are seeking more details about claim that the environmental impact study done on the Lung Mei artificial beach project in Tai Po was misleading, in what ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Has Hong Kong lost its mind?

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 12:00am by MAK KWOK WAH

    ... for the chief executive; road rage and queue-jumping on the approaches to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel; the rising cost of living; the proposed landfill extension; and Lung Mei beach. And of course we ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Green activist challenges approval of Tai Po artificial beach in court

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 03:58am by Austin Chiu

    ... launched by activist Ho Loy, of the Save Lung Mei Alliance, in a bid to revoke the building permit of the beach at Lung Mei to protect rare spotted seahorses. The International Union ... the area had 27 sightings, including two at Lung Mei. Benjamin Yu SC, for the EPD, said the proposal for the beach was seen to be in the public interest. He argued that the legal challenge came too ...




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