Students are taken on a blindfolded tour of the countryside near Tai Po to expose them to the sounds and smells of nature that are sadly missing in their everyday urban environment. Photo: Ricky Chung

Battling biophobia in Hong Kong - groups help children lose their terror of nature

Children growing up in hyperurban Hong Kong are becoming disconnected from the Earth, a phenomenon that risks aggravating the problems of urban blight, toxic air, and river pollution

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Students are taken on a blindfolded tour of the countryside near Tai Po to expose them to the sounds and smells of nature that are sadly missing in their everyday urban environment. Photo: Ricky Chung
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