Proposed Comprehensive Development
at Wo Shang Wai, Yuen Long

 

 

Monthly EM&A Report for December 2011 (Rev.A)

January 2012

Report No.: 266567/32/A

 


 

 

Content

Chapter    Title                                                                                                                           Page

1.1              Background_ 1

1.2              Project Organization_ 1

1.3              Environmental Status in the reporting period_ 1

1.4              Summary of EM&A Requirements_ 1

2.1              Introduction_ 4

2.2              Air Quality 4

2.3              Construction Noise_ 7

2.4              Water Quality 9

2.5              Ecology 11

2.6              Landscape and Visual 12

3.1              Impact Monitoring Schedule_ 16

3.2              Result of Impact Monitoring_ 16

4.1              Introduction_ 22

4.2              Monitoring of Birds_ 22

4.3              Monitoring of Herpetofauna_ 22

4.4              Monitoring of Dragonfly and Butterfly 22

4.5              Monitoring of Mammal 22

4.6              Monitoring of Water Quality 22

4.7              Management Activities_ 23

4.8              Summary 23

5.1              Site Inspection_ 24

5.2              Construction Phase Audit Summary 24

6.1              Site Inspection_ 27

6.2              Advice on the Solid and Liquid Waste Management Status_ 27

6.3              Status of Environmental Licenses and Permits_ 27

6.4              Recommended Mitigation Measures_ 28

7.1              Record on Non-compliance of Action and Limit Levels_ 29

7.2              Record on Environmental Complaints received_ 31

7.3              Record on Notifications of Summons and Successful Prosecution_ 31

7.4              Review of reasons for and implications of non-compliance, complaints, summons and prosecutions_ 31

7.5              Follow-up actions taken_ 31

7.6              Cumulative statistics for complaints, notifications of summons and successful prosecutions_ 31

8.1              Site Preparatory Works and Construction Works for the Coming Month_ 33

8.2              Key Issues for the Coming Month_ 33

8.3              Monitoring Schedule for the Coming Month_ 33

8.4              Conclusions and Recommendations_ 35

 

Tables

Table 1.1:__ Summary of Impact EM&A Requirements_ 2

Table 1.2:__ Environmental Monitoring and Audit Schedule for December 2011_ 3

Table 2.1:__ Air Quality Monitoring Parameters, Frequency and Duration_ 4

Table 2.2:__ Air monitoring stations_ 4

Table 2.3:__ TSP Monitoring Equipment 5

Table 2.4:__ Noise Monitoring Parameters, Frequency and Duration_ 7

Table 2.5:__ Noise monitoring stations_ 7

Table 2.6:__ Noise Monitoring Equipment 8

Table 2.7:__ Water Quality Monitoring Parameters, Frequency and Duration_ 9

Table 2.8:__ Water quality monitoring stations_ 9

Table 2.9:__ Water Quality Monitoring Equipments_ 9

Table 2.10:_ Analytical Methods applied to Water Quality Samples_ 10

Table 2.11:_ Detection Limits for Water Quality Determinants_ 10

Table 2.12:_ Summary of Construction Phase Ecological Monitoring for the Wo Shang Wai WRA_ 12

Table 2.13:_ Construction and Operation Phase Audit Checklist 13

Table 2.14:_ Proposed Construction Phase Mitigation Measures_ 14

Table 2.15:_ Proposed Operation Phase Mitigation Measures_ 14

Table 3.1:__ Summary of 1-hour TSP monitoring results_ 16

Table 3.2:__ Summary of 24-hour TSP monitoring results_ 17

Table 3.3:__ Summary of Construction noise monitoring results_ 18