port shelter in sai kung

coral fish home


the Port Shelter in Sai Kung an ecologically important area in hong kong, it is home for 150 coral fish species, and it is the only area that the critically endangered hong kong grouper is found. hong kong grouper was overfished in the 1960s, mainly used in wedding banquets. some eco-organizations submitted a proposal hoping to designate the area as a marine park in order to protect these important area, but the government does not see the needs to do so.


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