References for Part B

Coastal Environments in Hong Kong

Jade Yui Chain Tsui and Lincoln Fok

Further Information and References

Civil Engineering and Development Department (The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region) (2020). Role of reclamation in Hong Kong development. Retrieved from:

Dong, L, Su, J, Wong, L, Cao, Z, & Chen, J (2004). Seasonal variation and dynamics of the Pearl River plume. Continental Shelf Research, 24(16), 1761-1777 

Environmental Protection Department (The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region). (2006). 20 years of marine water quality monitoring in Hong Kong. Retrieved from:

Fang, G, Fang, W, Fang, Y, & Wang, K (1998). A survey of studies on the South China Sea upper ocean circulation. Acta Oceanographica Taiwanica, 37(1), 1-16 

Hong Kong Observatory. (2020a). Climate Change in Hong Kong – Mean sea level. Retrieved from:

Hong Kong Observatory. (2020b). Climate Projections for Hong Kong. Retrieved from

Hong Kong Observatory. (2020c). Climatological Information Services: Climate of Hong Kong. Retrieved from:

Hong Kong Observatory. (2020d). Storm surge records in Hong Kong during the passage of tropical cyclones. Retrieved from:

Nott, J, Green, C, Townsend, I, & Callaghan, J (2014). The World Record Storm Surge and the Most Intense Southern Hemisphere Tropical Cyclone: New Evidence and Modeling. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 95(5), 757-765. doi:10.1175/bams-d-1200233.1

Tan, D., Low, C. T., & Mirando, D. (2019). HK submerged? Is this map for real? Retrieved from:

Yim, WW (1995). Implications of Sea-Level Rise for Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong. Journal of Coastal Research, 167-189

Marine Habitats and Biodiversity in Hong Kong

Dr Walter Dellisanti

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