Monthly Archives: August 2015

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Four trees collapse in Hong Kong after heavy rain as government defends axing century-old banyans on safety grounds

By |2016-12-22T17:58:02+08:00August 10th, 2015|Hong Kong Tree News, Tree Failure News|

Four trees collapsed in Hong Kong on Monday morning following a night of heavy rain amid the government’s controversial decision to cut down four century-old Chinese banyans after several similar trees fell from stone walls during recent storms.

The first report was received by police at around 6am of a 10-metre tall tree that collapsed […]

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