Success for Farmers in Case Against EPA: Administrative Court CANCELs Environmental Impact Assessment for Central Science Park Development

By Christina MacFarquhar Local farmers protest in front of the EPA in more

Pig Farmers the Intended Beneficiaries?

A recent op-ed piece in the local press highlights the legalized corruption that we call "representative democracy" in Taiwan. To follow up on the author's more

Formosa Plastic Group's Yunlin Steel Mill Needs More Review

Lee Ken-cheng In March of this year, a subcommittee of the Environmental Impact Assessment Committee decided that the Formosa Plastics Group's (FPG) US$4 billion steel more

More Water for Formosa Means Less for Taiwan

According to a report buried on page 20 of the September 29 edition of the Apple Daily, a subcommittee was formed to review Formosa Plastic's application to increase its more

Formosa Steel Plant Update

Formosa's reclamation site in Mailiao (photo by M. Wilkie) Save the Taiwan Humpback Dolphins has the following post on the Formosa Steel Plant, a project that has been more

More 'National Birds' Stolen

Formosan Blue Magpie; photo by Mark more

The Plight of the Formosan Sika Deer

Formosan Sika Stag, Kenting National Park Article and Photos by Mark more

Nets of Death

A pair of Tree Sparrows, Taichung County; photo by C. more

What Does a Fairy Pitta Look Like?

Stop Hushan Dam! features a new Fairy Pitta gallery. Fairy Pitta photo courtesy of Richard more

Monitoring Fairy Pitta Fledglings

Stop Hushan Dam! has a feature on the monitoring of Fairy Pitta nests and the movements of more