Trawl ban boosts marine biodiversity in local waters

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The prohibition of trawling activities in the Hong Kong marine environment for two and a half years has significantly improved biodiversity, an inter-university study led by CityU has found.
Period25 Mar 2021 → 26 Mar 2021

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TitleTrawl ban boosts marine biodiversity in local waters
Persons
Media name/outletCity University of Hong Kong - NewsCentre
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Producer/AuthorDonna Wong
Date25/03/21
Linkhttps://www.cityu.edu.hk/media/news/2021/03/25/trawl-ban-boosts-marine-biodiversity-local-waters
Title【海洋生態】城大研究指禁拖網捕魚助本港海洋生物多樣性 東、西部水域捕食性蟹數量增6倍及13倍
Persons
Media name/outlettopick.hket.com
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date25/03/21
Linkhttps://topick.hket.com/article/2916559/
Title'Bigger shrimp, more shellfish' after trawling ban
Persons
Media name/outletSouth China Morning Post
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date25/03/21
Linkhttps://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/health-environment/article/3126981/bigger-shrimp-and-more-shellfish-parts-hong-kong
Title禁拖網捕魚2年半顯成效 生物量翻2.4倍 瀨尿蝦增磅近9成
Persons
Media name/outlet東網
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date25/03/21
Linkhttps://hk.on.cc/hk/bkn/cnt/news/20210325/bkn-20210325122820648-0325_00822_001.html
TitleTrawling ban has helped improve marine life
Persons
Media name/outletRadio Television Hong Kong (RTHK)
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date25/03/21
Linkhttps://news.rthk.hk/rthk/en/component/k2/1582558-20210325.htm?spTabChangeable=0.