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Chau Tsai (洲仔) was a small island off the southern shore of Tsing Yi Island of Hong Kong. It was also known as Chun Fa Rock (Chung Hue Rock), or Chung Hue Shik (春花石) on some historical documentations. The island merged into Tsing Yi Island owning to reclamation for building CRC Oil Storage Depot. A small island in the Adriatic sea An island is any piece of land smaller than a continent and larger than a rock, that is completely surrounded by water. ... This article is about the geological formation. ... Tsing Yi (青衣), or Tsing Yi Island (青衣島) is an island of Hong Kong, to the northwest of Hong Kong Island. ... Hong Kong (香港; Cantonese IPA: ; Jyutping: hoeng1 gong2; Yale: heūng góng; pinyin: Xiānggǎng; Wade-Giles: Hsiang-kang) is one of the two Special Administrative Regions of the Peoples Republic of China. ... Land reclamation is either of two distinct practices. ...

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The territory of Hong Kong consists of a mainland area and 236 islands. ... The following is a list of buildings, sites and areas in Hong Kong: List of the 18 districts of Hong Kong, with a partial list of their sub-areas and streets Hong Kong Island Central and Western Central Admiralty Kennedy Town Mid-levels Sai Ying Pun Shek Tong Tsui Sheung...

Major islands and peninsulas in Hong Kong
Main islands (by size): Lantau | Hong Kong Island | Lamma | Chek Lap Kok | Tsing Yi | Kau Sai Chau | Po Toi | Cheung Chau | Tung Lung Chau | Kat O | Wong Wan Chau | Hei Ling Chau | Tap Mun Chau | Ap Lei Chau | Tai A Chau (Soko Islands) | Tung Ping Chau | Peng Chau | Ma Wan | Ninepin Group | The Brothers | Green Island | Waglan | Kowloon Rock
Former islands: Kellett Island | Stonecutters Island | Hoi Sham Island | Channel Rock | Tsing Chau | Mong Chau | Chau Tsai | Nga Ying Chau
Peninsulas: Kowloon | Sai Kung | Clear Water Bay | Stanley | Shek O | Cape D'Aguilar

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Ping Chau information - Search.com (605 words)
Ping Chau (平洲) or Tung Ping Chau (東平洲) is an island of Hong Kong.
Ping Chau is the proper name of the island, but because of the possible confusion with another Hong Kong island Peng Chau in Cantonese language, Tung (東, meaning east) is often prepended to the proper name.
Geographically, Ping Chau is located in the northeast corner of Hong Kong in Mirs Bay and near the border to mainland China.
Ap Lei Chau information - Search.com (550 words)
Ap Lei Chau serves as an excellent typhoon shelter, and was a fishing village before the First Opium War.
The population of Ap Lei Chau is 80,000, with a population density of 60,000 people / km², making it the most densely populated island in the world [1].
Bus is the main form of transport for the residents in Ap Lei Chau.
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