Project Based Learning F.2B Group 3 Project presentation
Contents • The reasons for choosing this particular topic • The cleanest beaches in Hong Kong • The dirtiest beaches in Hong Kong • Comparison between the cleanest and dirtiest beaches in Hong Kong • Conclusion • Our Feelings • References
Reasons for choosing this particular topic • Water pollution is a serious problem • Spread message about perseving beaches • Keep the beaches clean • 2) Information • Relevant to daily life of Hong Kong residents • 3) Special and meaningful • Reasons behind water pollution in Hong Kong
The cleanest beaches in Hong Kong
Where are the cleanest beaches in Hong Kong? • Outlying Islands (Nine beaches) • Best area of beaches in Hong Kong • Best water quality in Hong Kong • A real holiday atmosphere surrounded by nature
best beach : Lo So Shing • Worse beaches: Silver Mine Bay and Cheung Chau Tung Wan • Reason: Silver Mine Bay – dependent on (1) septic tank (2) soakaway pit systems • Cheung Chau Tung Wan – Too many people –The water is dirty.
Cleanest area: outlying island Cleanest beach : Lo So Shing annual ranking >>> good Reason: • no factories near it • fewer visitors
low attendance rate. • the climate is cold • adult need to work • students need to go to school Cleanest period :November &December Reason:
The dirtiest beaches in Hong Kong
Where are the dirtiest beaches in Hong Kong? • Tsuen Wan (Eight beaches) • worst area of beaches • poorest water quality
Ma Wan Tung Wan had the most visitors and Gemini did not have any visitor
Dirtiest period: June & July & August Reason: • High attendance rate • the weather is hot • students don’t need to go to school
Comparison between the cleanest and dirtiest beaches in Hong Kong
Factors affecting the beaches' quality Human causes • Rubbish left behind by visitors to beaches Natural causes: Disasters Red tide • Hope that the dirtiest beach can have better water quality very soon.
What can we do?? • Preserve the beaches • Throw rubbish into bins
What can the government do? • Set laws • Reasons for the poor water quality >> Solve them Maintain water quality of clean beaches For example: ．Check water quality ．Improve water quality -> dirty beaches.
Water pollution in Hong Kong is serious • We should preserve the beaches • Reasons the beaches are polluted >>people threw rubbish into the sea >>waste water produced by factories. • Cooperate with groupmates • Method of organizing our work
Booklet: Promotional booklet of Hong Kong Environmental Protection Department Website: http://www.epd.gov.hk/epd/
Website: www.info.gov.hk/censtatd CD: The Statistics of water quality in Hong Kong (2004)