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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Shenzhen's reach for stars puts Deep Bay wetland birds at risk

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:24am by He Huifeng

    ... Department did not return calls seeking comment, nor did Shenzhen's urban planning commission. Dr Wen Xianji- a mangrove specialist for WWF, which manages the nature reserve- said ... of the most important stopover sites for migratory bird species that traverse the East Asian-Australasian Flyway," Wen said. "Mai Po and Shenzhen's wetlands in Nanshan and Futian ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China's new environmentalists

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 05:25am by Angela Meng

    ... In 2005, then-premier Wen Jiabao intervened and only four out of the 13 planned dams were built. Tiger Leaping Gorge stayed intact, and the victory by the people was seen as a precursor to real ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Ban lifted on controversial Nu River dam projects

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Premier Wen Jiabao suspended the plans out of environmental concerns. The decision was mentioned in a 2011-15 energy-sector blueprint that was released by the State Council late on Wednesday ... before his departure- a dam-building moratorium on the river imposed by Wen in 2005 due to ecological and geological concerns. The highly controversial Xiaonanhai Dam on the Yangtze River- a pet ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Pledge of no new work in Nu River dam projects but cover-up feared

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Protected Areas. At least five of the 13 dams planned for the river that were shelved by outgoing Premier Wen Jiabao in 2005 following an outcry by environmentalists were revived in the blueprint, ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Pollution remains at hazardous levels in Beijing

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... pollution monitor showed that air quality reached hazardous levels for the 19th in 25 days. Premier Wen Jiabao said the nation should promote energy-saving measures, reduce emissions and advance ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Green activists spend 100,000 yuan on NY Times ad aimed at Xi's environmental policy

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... under the nose of the government [led by outgoing President Hu Jintao and retiring Premier Wen Jiabao]," he said. Chen said he had initially tried to run a similar advertisement ...

  7. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China, US agree to work together on warming, four years after Copenhagen stand-off

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... the negotiating room in Copenhagen, where US President Barack Obama reportedly broke into a meeting between former premier Wen Jiabao and leaders of several emerging economies, and brokered a deal. ...

  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Shrinking Shenzhen mangrove forests poses threat to migratory birds

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... and have recovered after we cleaned up waste and overgrown vegetation," he said. Dr Wen Xianji, a mangrove specialist at the global conservation body WWF, which manages the Mai Po Nature ...



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