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Luk Keng Marsh(新界東北鹿頸沼澤地), NT
Hong Kong

Luk Keng marsh is located at the inner shore area of Starling Inlet in the Northeast New Territories. It is an abandoned brackish marsh opposite to Luk Keng village. The marsh stores freshwater discharge from the hill stream and collects sea water from Starling Inlet. The marsh near the seashore supports mangrove and the area further inland is mainly freshwater marsh with short grass. The area has become a pasture for stray cattle.

鹿頸沼澤位於新界東北部沙頭角海的內側海岸區。鹿頸沼澤是鹿頸村對面的鹹淡水沼澤。山澗的淡水和沙頭角海的海水同時流入這裡。近海岸的沼澤長有紅樹,內陸方向則為長有短草的淡水沼澤,流浪牛經常在這裡吃草。

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Uploaded: 23/12/2012
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