Date, time & venue
2019-02-23;09:00 - 14:00;Assembly: Tung Chung MTR Station Exit B
Organiser: HKIE - Environmental Division
23 February 2019, 9:00am–2:00pm, Tung Chung MTR Station Exit B
Chinese White Dolphin (CWD) is resident in Hong Kong’s western waters and the
Pearl River Estuary (PRE), and the its population in PRE is unique as it is the
largest one along the China’s coastline. However, its abundance in Hong Kong
has shown to be declining in recent years. To enhance the awareness and
understanding of this beautiful creature, the trip is arranged to have a team
of experienced dolphin surveyors to introduce the habitat, behavior, and
surveying method of CWD.
- Assembly at Tung Chung MTR Station,
15-min walk to Tung Chung New Development Ferry Pier for departure.
- Introduction of CWD habitat
and behavior by experienced dolphin surveyors.
- Search CWD in West Lantau
- Return to TCND Ferry Pier
HKIE Student Chapters
The fee includes
Vessel pick up and return to TCND Ferry Pier&
Catering services on vessel
The number of participants is
limited to 35, and the applications will be accepted on a first-come
first-served basis. For registration, please complete the online enrollment
form in EV Division website (http://ev.hkie.org.hk). The deadline for registration is 31 January
2019. Successful applicants will be notified by email individually. For enquiries, please contact Ir Thomas Chan
at Thomas.firstname.lastname@example.org tel. 9768
0758. CPD certificate will be awarded
after technical visitThe registration for this site visit was full. Thank you for your attention.