Two men arrested after 31 endangered turtles seized

The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) on Thursday said it had seized 31 endangered freshwater turtles, arresting two men. Ten of the turtles were already dead when officers found them along with some hunting tools at a Kowloon home on Tuesday, in a joint operation with the police. The...

HK Customs seize suspected red sandalwood worth HK$7m

Hong Kong Customs seized a total of around 5,000 kilograms of what they suspect to be endangered red sandalwood at the Kwai Chung Customhouse Cargo Examination Compound and Hong Kong International Airport on Wednesday. Such quantities of the wood would have an estimated market value of over HK$7 million. A...