The body of a dead juvenile finless porpoise found floating near Shek Kwu Chau island, the site of Hong Kong’s future waste disposal incinerator. Photo: Courtesy of Sea Shepherd

Waste incinerator threatens Hong Kong’s finless porpoises, the smiley faced mammals who aren’t so happy now

  • Construction of a huge waste incinerator and related land reclamation on Shek Kwu Chau island is disturbing waters the porpoises inhabit
  • Researchers worry that the mammals may be heading for a fate akin to the nearby, fast-declining Chinese white dolphin
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The body of a dead juvenile finless porpoise found floating near Shek Kwu Chau island, the site of Hong Kong’s future waste disposal incinerator. Photo: Courtesy of Sea Shepherd
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