Buffaloes foraging in  Pui O on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang
Buffaloes foraging in Pui O on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang
SCMP Editorial
Opinion

Opinion

Editorial by SCMP Editorial

Balance is needed in buffalo conservation

  • The wild buffalo that are traditional inhabitants of Lantau Island and the northern New Territories should be protected. But with development relentlessly encroaching on their environment, the risk of potentially dangerous encounters with people remains. Their numbers should be monitored to ensure they do not get out of control

Buffaloes foraging in  Pui O on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang
Buffaloes foraging in Pui O on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang
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