DoE’s admission on Penang islands project justifies stopping it, says NGO

The 71 conditions imposed on the Penang South Islands project would not ease the public’s concerns as they were all about mitigation, and comprised offset programmes that include setting up artificial reefs and fish aggregating devices which could not replace a complex ecosystem.

“This is not a trade off, but a write off,” said SAM president Meenakshi Raman in an interview with Astro.…/does-admission-on…/