Hong Kong’s Ramsar Site near Deep Bay in 2003. Urbanisation and other persistent threats have shrunk such areas around the city over the decades. Photo: Handout

Call for stand-alone body to enforce protection and management of Hong Kong’s wetlands

Encroaching development and illegal activities threaten 1,500 hectares of lush scenery that is home to a wide variety of species and vital to city’s ecosystem

Topic |   Conservation

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Hong Kong’s Ramsar Site near Deep Bay in 2003. Urbanisation and other persistent threats have shrunk such areas around the city over the decades. Photo: Handout
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