A stargazer is in critical condition with head injuries after falling asleep and tumbling 30 metres down a cliff.Friday, 14 May, 2010, 12:00am
The city's participants in the International Coastal Cleanup Challenge this year celebrated their eco-efforts at Dragon-i on Monday night. While the volunteers and sponsors didn't quite get trashed, it was a jovial bunch of eco-guests.26 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
What do you think of the Mong Kok development plan?
The development plan for Mong Kok will definitely transform the old district into a modern community.23 May 2008 - 12:00am
Tai Po sun worshippers and swimmers are a step closer to getting their own beach after a government environmental report found a planned 200-metre artificial beach would not have an unacceptable long-term impact on the environment.16 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
Q What do you think of the new Peak Tower?
I think the Peak Tower is finally on the right track for capturing local and foreign tourists. It was such a big waste of space and vantage point previously, with the only popular establishment being Pacific Coffee.6 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
Conservation staff are planting mangrove trees on an abandoned salt pan at Tai O on Lantau, part of an effort to seed the wetland with 90,000 trees this year.
The planting, which is costing about $500,000, started a year ago and is intended to compensate for the loss of mangroves caused by the construction of the airport at Chek Lap Kok.21 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
I refer to the letter from Ho Pui Han, of the Association for Tai O Environment and Development, headlined 'Mangroves under threat' (Sunday Morning Post, July 16).
The concerns over the proposed Tai O sheltered boat anchorage have been carefully considered by relevant government departments and I would like to provide the following co-ordinated response.20 Aug 2000 - 12:00am
Today is World Wetland Day, but you may not have heard of it before.
Maybe you are not really sure what wetlands are, or why we have a day dedicated to their preservation.
Learn more about wetlands by reading the World Wetland 1998 series, which will be published in Nature Notes every Monday of this month.2 Feb 1998 - 12:00am
Trees are not only important to man but to many other living organisms.
Although they provide various products, timber is the most useful commodity.
But using timber ends a tree's life. Timber may be inexpensive but a tree is invaluable.
Trees act as gas purifiers by absorbing carbon dioxide and producing oxygen, which is essential for life.23 Jun 1997 - 12:00am
Villagers' attempts to transform a rocky shore into a sandy beach could spell disaster for the ecology of a bay unique in the Asia-Pacific region, a leading mangrove expert has warned.9 Sep 1996 - 12:00am