‘Conservation first, development later’: Green groups urge Hong Kong to scrap HK$624bn Lantau reclamation plan

Seven environmental groups have urged the Hong Kong government to abandon its land reclamation plan around Lantau island owing to the “ecological importance” of its eastern waters. The groups identified the protected White-bellied Sea Eagle and the rare Sea Pen as two species endemic to Sunshine Island, off the east coast of Lantau, and its […]