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Eco-Education and Resources Centre

By Connor Walsh / 5th October 2021

About Name of organisation Eco-Education and Resources Centre, Hong Kong Funding support Self-finance Number of staff 18 Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre The organization aims at promoting eco-education. Through different channels, concept of ecological conservation is conveyed to the general public by which knowledge and awareness is raised, and…

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People examine wetland plant from boardwalk

Hong Kong Wetlands Conservation Association

By Connor Walsh / 5th October 2021

About Name of organisation Hong Kong Wetlands Conservation Association Funding support   Number of staff   Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre Our aim is to promote conservation of wetlands and wetland associated nature conservation and management plans. We are also keen on promoting conservation education and exchange of global…

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OCT wetland

By Connor Walsh / 5th October 2021

About Name of organisation OCT Wetland Funding support Enterprise (Overseas Chinese Town, OCT Group) Number of staff 31 Number of visitors per year The wetland hosted 59,217 visitors in 2018, 56,286 visitors in 2017 and 48,753 visitors in 2016. Overall aims of the centre Objective: the OCT wetland will be built into a model for…

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Tianfu National Wetland Park

By Connor Walsh / 5th October 2021

About Name of organisation Tianfu National Wetland Park Funding support   Number of staff 73 Number of visitors per year 335149(2016.5-2018.12) Overall aims of the centre Great farmland and wetland experience; Combination of eco-agriculture and wetland conservation; The leader of nature education in Chinese wetland Description of the centre Location: Huaqiao economic development zone, Kunshan…

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Futian Mangrove Ecopark Education Centre

By James Cutler / 10th June 2021

About Name of organisation   Funding support   Number of staff   Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre   Description of the centre   Top Work Areas Main CEPA work area – Top three successes – Top three challenges   Top Expertise Interpretation techniques Creating signage; site information; Producing written…

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Pagoda across the lake at NJU Changshu

Nature Education Centre of Nanjing University Ecological Research Institute of Changshu

By Connor Walsh / 4th September 2020

About Name of organisation Nanjing University Ecological Research Institute of Changshu Funding support Company earnings, social donations Number of staff 7 Number of visitors per year 4,000 Overall aims of the centre Overall aims of the centre To crerate the distinctive course system on ecological science education and raise public awareness of wetland conservation. Description…

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Mai Po Wildlife Education Centre and Nature Reserve

By Chris / 8th March 2018

Mai Po Nature Reserve lies in the northwestern corner of the New Territories of Hong Kong on land belonging to the Hong Kong SAR Government. The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) controls access onto the site in order to minimise disturbance to the wildlife. Management of the wetland habitats and running of specially guided…

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Yancheng / Dafeng National Nature Reserves

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

About The project is run by the United Nations Development Programme Global Environment Fund. See www.wetland.org.cn and www.wetland-gef-cpr98.org Yancheng is run by the Government (Municipal Government and State Environmental Protection Agency) – see http://www.yccrane.com/ Dafeng is run by the Government (Municipal Government and Forestry Agency) Both reserves are funded by municipal, provincial and state government…

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Tongli National Wetland Park

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

About Tongli Administration Funding support: Local Government Number of staff: 50 Number of visitors per year: 50,000 Overall aims of the centre Demonstration of wetland conservation, restoration and sustainable use for water area in Tai Lake Basin. Key node of aquatic ecological environment restoration and biodiversity conservation in Tai Lake Basin. Science and education base…

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Tai Tam Tuk Eco Education Centre

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

  About Tai Tam Tuk Foundation Funding support: Private grants, public grants (in application) Number of staff: 4 (3 paid, 1 voluntary) Number of visitors per year: around 200 Overall aims of the centre Our aim is educate to inspire action for sustainable development in Hong Kong’s young people through hands on interaction with the…

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