Reclamation work in Tung Chung. The yellow floats form a net preventing sand and rocks from spreading, though enviromental groups doubt its reliability. Photo: Nora Tam
Reclamation work in Tung Chung. The yellow floats form a net preventing sand and rocks from spreading, though enviromental groups doubt its reliability. Photo: Nora Tam

Choosing reclamation doesn’t exclude other land options for Hong Kong

Aron Harilela says reclamation is a viable solution to the city’s land supply problem, but it can be pursued with other options, like the development of agricultural land and the conversion of old industrial buildings

Reclamation work in Tung Chung. The yellow floats form a net preventing sand and rocks from spreading, though enviromental groups doubt its reliability. Photo: Nora Tam
Reclamation work in Tung Chung. The yellow floats form a net preventing sand and rocks from spreading, though enviromental groups doubt its reliability. Photo: Nora Tam
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