Lamma Farming & New Agricultural Policy 30 March 2015

Living Lamma’s Response to the 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, six years later, below What happened to our ponds and streams? What is happening to our beaches?   Living Lamma […]

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42-Day Cleanup Yung Shue Wan Harbourfront

For 42 days in 2014 Living Lamma and numerous volunteers spent a few hours each day picking up rubbish, trash, garbage and all kinds of waste from Yung Shue Wan harbourfront, to restore some of the beauty of this “bay of banyan trees” 21 September – 2 November 2014 North Lamma Community Effort     […]

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Letter: Carrie Lam, Director for Development

Letter sent to Carrie Lam, Director for Development, Home Affairs Department 3rd November 2010 Dear Carrie, It was a pleasure to meet you at last week’s Sustainability Dinner. I’d like to take the opportunity to follow up with you by highlighting some of the main difficulties that we are experiencing on Lamma Island.  Though I have […]

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Managing Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment 30 April 2010

Response to the Consultation Document: Safe and Sustainable: A New Producer Responsibility Scheme for Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEE) Submitted to the Environmental Protection Department Overview Living Lamma welcomes the government’s efforts to protect the environment through the proper treatment of waste electrical and electronic equipment. There is a growing problem with this and […]

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Stop The Mess – D – Yung Shue Long Valley

Yung Shue Long Valley to Tai Peng New Village REF: YSL0010210 Oil drums on the path to Yung Shue Long. The storage of these seems to be a particular problem on Lamma. Responsibility: How should they be disposed of? Where should they be stored? REF: YSL0020210 Restaurants often seem to have problems finding enough space, […]

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Stop The Mess – A – Introduction

Stop the Mess! Campaign Meeting on Lamma with HKSAR Government representatives 24 February 2010 to present the Stop the Mess! report Participants Ms Rainy LI (FEHD – Health Inspector) Mr H.S. CHAN (EPD – Assistant Environmental Protection Officer) Mr K. L. CHOY (DLO/Is – Lands Executive) Ms Virginia CHEUNG (LCSD – Assistant District Leisure Manager) Ms […]

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Dumping waste on Lamma Fly-tipping Report 29 April 2009

Submission to the Legco Sub-Committee on Combating Fly-tipping: The Case of Yung Shue Long Valley Also submitted to the Director of the Environmental Protection Department, 30 April 2009 Living Lamma is greatly concerned about the dumping of construction and other waste on land zoned for agricultural use on Lamma Island. A loophole in existing legislation allows these […]

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