Future of farming on Lamma 2015

Response to Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department’s request for responses to new agricultural policy Once upon a time on Lamma, not very long ago… What happened to our agricultural land? (Same field, different story now) What happened to our ponds and streams? What is happening to our beaches? Living Lamma is 100% in support of […]

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Lamma Quarry EIA Response 21 March 2014

OBJECTION to the  ‘Planning and Engineering Study on Future Land Use at Ex-Lamma Quarry Area at Sok Kwu Wan, Lamma Island – Feasibility Study’‏ LETTER Hong Kong Island & Islands Development Office, Civil Engineering & Development Department, 13/F North Point Government Offices, 333, Java Road, North Point Hong Kong 21st March 2014 To whom it may […]

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2013 District Plan For Better Waste Management

Waste Management in Hong Kong A District Planning Approach Presented to KS Wong by Living Lamma 7thJuly 2013 Strategy is not a Problem 2013: Blueprint for Sustainable use of Resources 2005: A Policy Framework for the Management of Municipal Solid Waste (2005T2014) 1995: Lamma Conservancy Association Community Waste Minimisation Plan 1993: Government Review of 1989 […]

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Glass Recycling in Hong Kong 6 May 2013

Response to the Consultation Document on A New Producer Responsibility Scheme on Glass Beverage Bottles Submitted to the Environmental Protection Department (EPD) Background If Hong Kong is to tackle its waste problems we need to inspire change. Though some sectors of the community might take issue with bearing the cost of waste disposal, this is […]

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Lamma Sewage System 22 April 2013

Brief regarding item *IV. 355DS: Outlying Islands sewerage, stage 2 – Lamma village sewerage phase 2 Submitted to the Legco Panel on Environmental Affairs Meeting Living Lamma is a registered society concerned with improving the environment on Lamma through cleaning up rubbish and dumping and improving the design of public facilities.   In February 2010, we […]

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Lamma Quarry Report 2013

Response to the Planning & Engineering Study on Future Land use at Lamma Ex-Quarry Area at Sok Kwu Wan, Lamma Island Submitted to CEDD, Hong Kong Government, 6th February 2013 Preface “The maturity of a society is measured not just by its economic achievement but also by its appreciation of the broader environment which allowed that […]

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Response to EPD Waste Management Consultation Paper 2012

Response to Consultation Paper: Strengthening Waste Reduction: Is Waste Charging an Option? Submitted to the Environmental Protection Department (EPD) 9th April 2012 Background Living Lamma is a registered society, which exists to clean up the environment and lobby for sensitive design of public projects on Lamma Island. Lamma has chronic waste problems – the bin […]

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Response to public engagement exercise on land supply 27 March 2012

Response to CEDD’s  Stage 1 Public Engagement Exercise on: Enhancing Land Supply Strategy – Reclamation outside Victoria Harbour and Rock Cavern Development Living Lamma promotes environmental improvement and sustainable development on Lamma Island. Our group currently has more than 300 members and many more supporters in the community. We would like to respond to the […]

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