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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Mainland sewage fuelling Hong Kong's 'red tides'

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 04:01am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... in the water and warming seas. Within the last fortnight brown algae been spotted across the territory- off Lamma Island, Cheung Chau, Lantau and within Victoria Harbour. Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department staff said they had spotted red tides at fish culture zones within Tolo Harbour, Sha Tau Kok and Tai Mei Tuk, while a member of the public reported another at Pak Sha Wan in Sai ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1484686/mainland-sewage-fuelling-hong-kongs-red-tides-scientist
  2. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Obama's delay of Keystone pipeline decision angers proponents and critics

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:39am by AP

    ... Bill McKibben, of the group 350 Action, said sarcastically. Keystone XL would link up with existing pipelines to carry oil from western Canada's tar sands to refineries on the US Gulf ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1489653/obamas-delay-keystone-pipeline-decision-angers-proponents-and-critics
  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Algae that caused Hong Kong red tide could harm fish and humans that eat them

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 03:16am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Mine Bay and from the West Lamma Channel to Victoria Harbour. The next day, red tides produced by Gonyaulax polygramma were found at seas from Ocean Park to Deep Water Bay. All the red tides ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1486206/algae-species-behind-red-tide-linked-toxic-fish
  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China seeks solution to providing clean drinking water supplies

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 05:06pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... of micro-organisms, was higher in China’s urban water system than in Western countries and contributed to the rapid growth of colonies in pipelines. Large amounts of organic carbon are present in sources ... “Providing Western-quality drinking water directly from the tap will require an enormous investment and advanced technology. “Even if all the obstacles are overcome and tap water becomes safe ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1486936/china-seeks-solution-providing-clean-drinking-water-supplies
  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    To cut smog, Hebei turns to neighbours

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 02:26pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... to Hebei as part of the integration, but some of these companies will bring pollution with them. Any solution to the smog, however, will require a cross-provincial effort, with strong direction ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1485881/cut-smog-hebei-turns-neighbours
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lawmakers split over controversial HK$20b waste landfill and incinerator plans

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 03:09pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... to this and simply support it." Wu Chi-wai, of the Democratic Party, said his party colleagues would not support the move unless they could see real cross-departmental efforts to boost waste recycling. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1483909/lawmakers-split-over-controversial-hk20-billion-waste-landfill-and
  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Rare seahorses found living in river estuaries off Lantau and Sai Kung

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Ernest Kao

    ... Kau Sai Chau and Pan Long Wan. Seahorses were also found in coastal areas around Tolo Harbour and Channel in the northeast New Territories, including Lung Mei and Yeung Chau in Plover Cove, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1480929/green-study-reveals-rare-seahorses-risk-government-development
  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Water supplies return to Lanzhou after benzene spill, but residents are wary

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 04:00pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Authorities warn that 'danger is not yet over' and benzene contamination could occur again Water returns to Lanzhou, but residents wary Water supplies returned to normal in the western city of Lanzhou yesterday, but the city government warned residents there was a "danger" of more interruptions in future. "The ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1482128/lanzhou-water-plant-replace-corroded-pipe-after-benzene-contamination
  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lantau cows' relocation scheme 'as stressful as interplanetary travel': campaigners

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 03:28am by Ernest Kao

    ... Fisheries and Conservation Department's cross-district relocation scheme. Under the scheme, 29 stray cattle were also moved from Sai Kung to the Shek Pik Reservoir area on Lantau. The idea ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1458621/lantau-cows-relocation-scheme-stressful-interplanetary-travel
  10. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China will use ‘iron fist’ against pollution, Premier Li Keqiang vows

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 01:36pm by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Concrete steps include cracking down on polluters and negligent officials The central government has established an ecological compensation mechanism in its revised work report as Premier Li Keqiang pledged an “iron fist” against polluters and negligent officials in the war on environmental degradation. A cross-region payment system for ecological ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1447728/china-will-use-iron-fist-against-pollution-premier-li-keqiang-vows

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