Two new species, the snowy owl and the northern sea lion, will meet the public when Ocean Park's newest exhibit, Polar Adventure, opens in July - but they will not be alone.Monday, 18 June, 2012, 12:00am
I've been back in the 852 for weeks now. Well, it feels like weeks anyway. I learned so much on my trip to South Africa that it is hard to know where to start.
So let me start by telling you how I ended up becoming owl bait. That's not a career prospect that I had in mind as a wee pup, but there you have it.2 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
The brown fish owl was spotted and photographed by a group of environmentalists in a field visit to the site in Sham Chung the middle of May.
It was seen flying and then landing on a branch of a tree as researchers from the Eco-Education and Resource Centre and Green Power were approaching a woodland area.23 Jul 2004 - 12:00am
The future of the secretive brown fish owl, Hong Kong's most threatened owl species, is hanging by a thread.
It is so shy the species remained unseen for over a century.
But in 1988 experts rediscovered it on Lantau, the first sighting since 1861 when it was identified by the 19th century 'father of orni-thology' in southern China, Robert Swinhoe.3 Feb 1997 - 12:00am
OWLS are one of the most mysterious animals in the world, perhaps because of their night habits which make them seem spooky.2 Mar 1994 - 12:00am