Storm clouds seen from Cheung Chau a day after Typhoon Hagupit passed 200km south of Hong Kong. Photo: Martin Chan

The folly of Hong Kong’s reclamation plans amid rising sea levels and storm surges

Martin Williams says the proposals for exposed artificial islands for an incinerator and the East Lantau Metropolis ignore the increasing danger of extreme weather due to climate change, but politics clearly takes priority over science

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Storm clouds seen from Cheung Chau a day after Typhoon Hagupit passed 200km south of Hong Kong. Photo: Martin Chan
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