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Conservation International estimates that worldwide we lose one species every twenty minutes. What does that mean locally? What are we doing to protect our own remarkable biodiversity? Noreen Mir on Chasing Tales will be venturing into the wild, speaking to experts about endangered species which are home to Hong Kong and the pressing issues that are affecting these animals.

Latest Episodes

The Burmese Python - Part.2

In this episode of "Chasing Tales' Noreen Mir discovers an unsettling fate the Burmese Python faces upon their capture. She speaks to Paul Crow, Senior Conservation Officer from the Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden.

4 min2011 SEP 2
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The Burmese Python - Part.2

Bats - Part.2

On Chasing Tales, we find out that although all bats are protected under the law in HK, that doesn't stop them from being threatened by man made developments. Noreen Mir speaks to Gary Ades, Head of Fauna Conservation at the Kadorrie Farm & Botanic Ga...

4 min2011 SEP 2
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Bats - Part.2

Bats Part.1

In this episode of "Chasing Tales", Radio 3's Noreen Mir ventures into the wild again and this time she comes back with some batty tales. She speaks with Gary Ades, Head of Fauna Conservation at the Kadorrie Farm & Botanic Garden.

4 min2011 SEP 2
Comments
Bats Part.1

The Burmese Pythons - Part.1

In this edition of Chasing Tales, Noreen Mir gets up close and personal with one of the biggest reptiles found in Hong Kong- the Burmese Pythons. She speaks to Paul Crow, Senior Conservation Officer from the Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden.

4 min2011 SEP 2
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The Burmese Pythons - Part.1

Common Birdwing Butterfly Part.2

Noreen Mir reports on the threats the Common Birdwing Butterfly face around the area of Fung Yuen, mostly due to developments around the area but occasionally it’s because people are stealing these butterflies! Noreen Mir spoke to Colleen Chiu, proje...

4 min2011 AUG 24
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Common Birdwing Butterfly Part.2

Common Birdwing Butterfly - Part.1

Noreen Mir is joined by Colleen Chiu, project manager of the Fung Yuen Butterfly Reserve to talk about the endangered Common Birdwing Butterfly.

4 min2011 AUG 24
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Common Birdwing Butterfly - Part.1

Romer's Tree Frog

In this episode of Chasing Tales we hear about the Romer's Tree Frog, a species that was discovered about 50 years ago in Hong Kong. But as more developments threaten their homes, they may not be with us for the next 50 years. A major development on So...

4 min2011 AUG 16
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Romer's Tree Frog

Black faced Spoonbill

The Blackfaced Spoonbill is most certainly one of the most iconic rare bird species of Hong Kong. They arrive in here in October and leave in March/April and spend most of their time at the Mai Po Nature Reserve. Apart from local conservation efforts, ...

4 min2011 AUG 16
Comments
Black faced Spoonbill

Spoonbill Sand Piper

The Spoonbill sandpiper are adorable looking birds and they face a bleak future if action isn't taken immediately. Scientists are looking at ways to buy time for this rare bird, a successful captive breading programme was launched in Russia. Bird ...

4 min2011 AUG 16
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Spoonbill Sand Piper

Hong Kong Paradise Fish - Part. 2

Professor David Dudgeon, Chair Professor of Ecology and Biodiversity Hong Kong University told Noreen Mir what are the difficulties for the Hong Kong Paradise fish.(4.19 mins)

4 min2011 AUG 3
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Hong Kong Paradise Fish - Part. 2

Latest Episodes

The Burmese Python - Part.2

In this episode of "Chasing Tales' Noreen Mir discovers an unsettling fate the Burmese Python faces upon their capture. She speaks to Paul Crow, Senior Conservation Officer from the Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden.

4 min2011 SEP 2
Comments
The Burmese Python - Part.2

Bats - Part.2

On Chasing Tales, we find out that although all bats are protected under the law in HK, that doesn't stop them from being threatened by man made developments. Noreen Mir speaks to Gary Ades, Head of Fauna Conservation at the Kadorrie Farm & Botanic Ga...

4 min2011 SEP 2
Comments
Bats - Part.2

Bats Part.1

In this episode of "Chasing Tales", Radio 3's Noreen Mir ventures into the wild again and this time she comes back with some batty tales. She speaks with Gary Ades, Head of Fauna Conservation at the Kadorrie Farm & Botanic Garden.

4 min2011 SEP 2
Comments
Bats Part.1

The Burmese Pythons - Part.1

In this edition of Chasing Tales, Noreen Mir gets up close and personal with one of the biggest reptiles found in Hong Kong- the Burmese Pythons. She speaks to Paul Crow, Senior Conservation Officer from the Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden.

4 min2011 SEP 2
Comments
The Burmese Pythons - Part.1

Common Birdwing Butterfly Part.2

Noreen Mir reports on the threats the Common Birdwing Butterfly face around the area of Fung Yuen, mostly due to developments around the area but occasionally it’s because people are stealing these butterflies! Noreen Mir spoke to Colleen Chiu, proje...

4 min2011 AUG 24
Comments
Common Birdwing Butterfly Part.2

Common Birdwing Butterfly - Part.1

Noreen Mir is joined by Colleen Chiu, project manager of the Fung Yuen Butterfly Reserve to talk about the endangered Common Birdwing Butterfly.

4 min2011 AUG 24
Comments
Common Birdwing Butterfly - Part.1

Romer's Tree Frog

In this episode of Chasing Tales we hear about the Romer's Tree Frog, a species that was discovered about 50 years ago in Hong Kong. But as more developments threaten their homes, they may not be with us for the next 50 years. A major development on So...

4 min2011 AUG 16
Comments
Romer's Tree Frog

Black faced Spoonbill

The Blackfaced Spoonbill is most certainly one of the most iconic rare bird species of Hong Kong. They arrive in here in October and leave in March/April and spend most of their time at the Mai Po Nature Reserve. Apart from local conservation efforts, ...

4 min2011 AUG 16
Comments
Black faced Spoonbill

Spoonbill Sand Piper

The Spoonbill sandpiper are adorable looking birds and they face a bleak future if action isn't taken immediately. Scientists are looking at ways to buy time for this rare bird, a successful captive breading programme was launched in Russia. Bird ...

4 min2011 AUG 16
Comments
Spoonbill Sand Piper

Hong Kong Paradise Fish - Part. 2

Professor David Dudgeon, Chair Professor of Ecology and Biodiversity Hong Kong University told Noreen Mir what are the difficulties for the Hong Kong Paradise fish.(4.19 mins)

4 min2011 AUG 3
Comments
Hong Kong Paradise Fish - Part. 2
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