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Starling Inlet, A Chau(沙頭角海鴉洲), NT, HK
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A Chau is a small island in Starling Inlet(Sha Tau Kok Hoi), north-eastern New Territories of  Hong Kong. The Island area about 4.4 ha, has been designated as a  site of Special Scientific Interest since 1985. The fauna of the island includes Little Egret, Great erget, Black-headed, Night heron. It was reported in 2007 that A Chau was the largest egretry in Hong Kong.

香港鹿頸沙頭角海岸邊對出,有個小島鴉洲,面積不過4.4公頃,是候鳥的繁殖地,島上鷺鳥品種多,被譽為鷺鳥的天堂,1985年被列為具特殊科學價值地點,2007年成為香港最大的鷺鳥林。

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