Lew Young was described as a hard worker who campaigned using reason and persuasion. Photo: Handout

Conservationist Lew Young, who helped set up Hong Kong’s only Ramsar protected wetland, dies at age 60

  • The chief executive of the Ramsar Regional Initiative East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership suffered a fatal heart attack during a trip to Beijing
  • Young is fondly remembered for helping turn Mai Po, home to abundant endangered species, into a popular education centre
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Lew Young was described as a hard worker who campaigned using reason and persuasion. Photo: Handout
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