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  1. Anti-vandal covers harming rock art, say experts

    Posted Mar 09th 2008, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Perspex covers placed over ancient rock carvings to protect them from vandalism are causing lasting damage, experts say. The Antiquities and Monuments Office built the covers ... them from vandals, but according to Bill Meacham, these protections are causing a bacterium growth which is destroying the rocks. Mr Meacham inspects the coating applied by the Antiquities ...

  2. Eco-vandals block village stream

    Posted Jan 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Ken Lee A stream in Tai Po has been blocked by an illegal dam-like access road to the site of a yet-to-be approved village house development, with conservationists describing it as the worst eco-vandalism since excavation of the Tung Chung stream on Lantau in 2003. Lands Department officers stepped in on January 2 but have not been able to identify those ...

  3. River damaged by illegal excavation

    Posted Dec 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai The dumping of construction waste at a Lantau site is seen as one of the worst incidents of eco-vandalism in Hong Kong A section of a river on Lantau has been severely damaged by illegal excavation and dumping of construction waste, a government source said yesterday. It is one of the worst eco-vandalism incidents reported in Hong Kong. A construction company ...

  4. Talkback

    Posted Feb 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... dam-like access road' across the natural stream of the Upper Tai Po River ('Eco-vandals block village stream', January 14). The road was part of a development plan involving small ... We raised the issue with various government departments, but unfortunately, none of them claimed responsibility. The courts must deal with eco-vandalism. The current legislation is too ...

  5. Island candidate in Hitler protest

    Posted Nov 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... cleaned up the vandalised signs. A DAB spokeswoman confirmed that Yu had reported the vandalism to police. The HK$55 million project in Yung Shue Wan would provide a new pedestrian path and road ... with the vandalism. 'There are other legitimate ways of getting your point across than by doing this kind of thing,' he said. Some of Lau's banners had also been defaced and comments were ...

  6. The boulders they concrete in place, to be sure

    Posted Jan 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... chairwoman of Living Lamma, a local conservation group. '[These works] are tantamount to vandalism. It is totally out of proportion,' she said. 'The area is uninhabited and intensive ...

  7. Kevin Sinclair's Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Sinclair One of Hong Kong's most admired and venerable bodies has been branded an eco-vandal and a threat to the environment. Not fair, cries the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals. And not true, adds the body, which since 1870 has pioneered many health and educational improvements. Rather than try to sneakily grab a block of government land near Tai O, the fishing village ...



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