TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY   1

Introduction  1

Environmental Monitoring Works  1

Key Information in the Reporting Month  3

Key Construction Work in the reporting month & the next reporting month  4

Future Key Issues

  5

1.        INTRODUCTION   8

Purpose of the Report 8

Structure of the Report

  8

2.        PROJECT INFORMATION   10

Background  10

Project Organizations  10

Construction Activities undertaken during the Reporting Month  11

Status of Environmental Licences, Notification and Permits  13

Summary of EM&A Requirements

  14

3.        AIR QUALITY   16

Monitoring Requirements  16

Monitoring Locations  16

Monitoring Equipment 16

Monitoring Parameters and Frequency  17

Monitoring Methodology  17

Results and Observations

  20

4.        NOISE   21

Monitoring Requirements  21

Monitoring Locations  21

Monitoring Equipment 21

Monitoring Methodology and QA/QC Procedure  22

Results and Observations

  23

5.        WATER QUALITY   26

Monitoring Requirements  26

Monitoring Locations  27

Monitoring Equipment 27

Monitoring Parameters and Frequency  29

Monitoring Methodology  30

Laboratory Analytical Methods  31

QA/QC Requirements  31

Decontamination Procedures  31

Sampling Management and Supervision  31

Results and Observations

  32

6.        ECOLOGY   34

Post-Translocation Coral Monitoring

  34

7.        CULTURAL HERITAGE   35

Monitoring Requirement 35

Monitoring Locations  35

Monitoring Equipment 35

Monitoring Methodology  36

Alert, Alarm and Action Levels  36

Results  36

Mitigation Measures for Cultural Heritage

  36

8.        LANDSCAPE AND VISUAL IMPACT REQUIREMENTS

  37

9.        LANDFILL GAS MONITORING   38

Monitoring Requirement 38

Monitoring Parameters and Frequency  38

Monitoring Locations  38

Monitoring Equipment 39

Results and Observations

  39

10.    ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT   40

Site Audits  40

Implementation Status of Environmental Mitigation Measures

  40

11.    WASTE MANAGEMENT

  41

12.    ENVIRONMENTAL NON-CONFORMANCE   42

Summary of Exceedances  42

Summary of Environmental Non-Compliance  42

Summary of Environmental Complaint 42

Summary of Environmental Summon and Successful Prosecution

  42

13.    FUTURE KEY ISSUES  43

Key Issues for the Coming Month

  45

14.    CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS  46

Conclusions  46

Recommendations  47

 

 

lIST OF TABLES

 

Table I             Non-compliance (exceedance) Recorded for the Project in the Reporting Month

Table II           Summary Table for Key Information in the Reporting Month

Table III          Summary Table for Key Construction Work in the Reporting Month

Table IV          Summary Table for Site Activities in the next Reporting Period       

Table 2.1         Key Project Contacts

Table 2.2         Summary Table for Major Site Activities in the Reporting Month                                                                                                                                              

Table 2.3         Construction Programme Showing the Inter-Relationship with Environmental Protection/Mitigation Measures

Table 2.4         Summary of the Status of Environmental Licences, Notification and Permits

Table 3.1         Locations for Air Quality Monitoring

Table 3.2         Air Quality Monitoring Equipment

Table 3.3         Impact Dust Monitoring Parameters, Frequency and Duration

Table 3.4         Major Dust Source during Air Quality Monitoring

Table 4.1         Noise Monitoring Stations

Table 4.2         Noise Monitoring Equipment

Table 4.3         Noise Monitoring Parameters, Frequency and Duration

Table 4.4         Major Noise Source during Noise Monitoring

Table 4.5         Baseline Noise Level and Noise Limit Level for Monitoring Stations

Table 4.6         Baseline Noise Level and Noise Limit Level for Monitoring Stations (Evening-time & Daytime (Holiday))

Table 4.7         Baseline Noise Level and Noise Limit Level for Monitoring Stations (Night-time)

Table 5.1         Groundwater Quality Monitoring Stations

Table 5.2         Marine Water Quality Monitoring Stations

Table 5.3         Water Quality Monitoring Equipment

Table 5.4         Water Quality Monitoring Parameters and Frequency

Table 5.5         Methods for Laboratory Analysis for Water Samples

Table 5.6         Summary of Groundwater Quality Monitoring Results

Table 7.1         Cultural Heritage Monitoring Equipment

Table 7.2         AAA Levels for Monitoring for Cultural Heritage

Table 9.1         Landfill Gas Monitoring Equipment

Table 13.1       Summary Table for Site Activities in the next Reporting Period

 

 

lIST OF FIGUREs

 

Figure 1           Site Layout Plan

Figure 1a         Site Portions under Works Contract No. NE/2015/01 (Lam Tin Side)

Figure 1b         Site Portions under Works Contract No. NE/2015/01 (Tseung Kwan O Side)

Figure 1c         Site Portions under Works Contract No. NE/2015/02

Figure 1d         Site Portions under Works Contract No. NE/2015/03

Figure 1e         Site Portions under Works Contract No. NE/2017/01

Figure 1f         Site Portions under Works Contract No. NE/2017/01

Figure 1g         Site Portions under Works Contract No. NE/2017/02

Figure 1h         Site Portions under Works Contract No. NE/2017/02

Figure 2           Locations of Air Quality Monitoring Stations

Figure 3           Locations of Construction Noise Monitoring Stations

Figure 4           Locations of Groundwater Quality Monitoring Stations

Figure 5           Locations of Marine Water Quality Monitoring Stations

Figure 6           Locations of Landfill Gas Monitoring

Figure 7           Location of Post-translocation Coral Monitoring

Figure 8           Location of Monitoring for Cultural Heritage

Figure 9           Location of Water Quality Monitoring in Temporary Embayment

 

 

 

lIST OF APPENDIces

 

Appendix A        Action and Limit Levels

Appendix B        Copies of Calibration Certificates

Appendix C        Weather Information

Appendix D        Environmental Monitoring Schedules

Appendix E         1-hour TSP Monitoring Results and Graphical Presentations

Appendix F         24-hour TSP Monitoring Results and Graphical Presentations

Appendix G        Noise Monitoring Results and Graphical Presentations

Appendix H       Groundwater Quality Monitoring Results, Graphical Presentations and Laboratory Testing Reports

Appendix I          Marine Water Quality Monitoring Results and Graphical Presentations

Appendix J           Quality Control Reports for Laboratory Analysis

Appendix K        Summary of Exceedance

Appendix L         Site Audit Summary

Appendix M       Event and Action Plans

Appendix N       Implementation Schedule And Recommended Mitigation Measures

Appendix O       Summaries of Environmental Complaint, Warning, Summon and Notification of Successful Prosecution

Appendix P         Waste Generation in the Reporting Month

Appendix Q       Tentative Construction Programme

Appendix R        Record of Landfill Gas Monitoring by Contractor

Appendix S         (Nil)

Appendix T         Cultural Heritage Monitoring Results

Appendix U       Piezometer Monitoring Results