EIA decision casts a black cloud over Houli

By Christina MacFarquhar Ci-sing Farm, Houli (10.6.06) more

Taroko Gorge Hot Springs Saved from the Drills

Christina MacFarquhar Sakadang River, Taroko Gorge (18.6.06) more

Birds of Huben

Click here to download a list of birds recorded in the Huben area, which is to be flooded as part of the Hushan Dam more

Proposal to Build, Operate and Trash Jibei Island Blocked

by Christina more

The Hushan Dam


Who wrung the river dry?

The following is an excerpt from "Who wrung the river dry?", a book by Li Gen-jheng, director of the Ecological Education Center in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, about the more

A Letter to President Chen Re: the Fairy Pitta

Chen Shui-Bian, President of the Republic of China Re: Impact of Hushan dam project on Huban Important Bird Area Honorable Sir, BirdLife International is a global more

Press Release 28 March 2006

This press relesase was issued after the press conference held on 28 March 2006 regarding opposition to interference by the Executive Yuan into the professional work of the EIA more

EIA Review Commissioners' Joint Statement

This statement expresses protest against interference by the Executive Yuan in the professional work of EIA commissioners, and insists that all development cases should be more

TAIC toxic pollution disaster: some compensation….

On 27 January 2006, residents of Hsiengong and Luermen townships in Tainan County received a long-awaited first installment of compensation from the EPA. The monthly sum of more