Conservationists on Pulau Mabul are all excited with the discovery of the first two-headed turtle from 13,000 hatchlings released previously.
Latest seizure is the third by Indonesian Customs in recent times and is a blow to Sabah’s on-going elephant conservation efforts.
Sabah Environmental Protection Association, Task Force Against Kaiduan Dam and Tanah Dahai say it is a 'betrayal' to Sabahans.
Sand has been stolen to help feed an industry that is growing at full tilt.
An animal rights group is offering money and a hotel stay for credible information on the killers.
Fears that growing popularity of 'lemang periuk kera’ or pitcher plant lemang will lead to the plant's extinction.
Resort owners foot RM350 taxi fare to send the turtle from Kudat to the YTL Gaya Island Resort marine centre for urgent treatment to save its life.
Two groups want greater transparency and assurance the turtles will be protected after state minister says the tagging will continue but with improved methods.
They warn that the method, which involves tying the turtles' flippers and 'shooting' them to the surface using lift bags, could cause decompression sickness.
Royal Turtles have been greatly reduced by hunting and sand mining, which destroyed the banks where they lay their eggs.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has sponsored hunting programs to target the reptiles.
The primary industries ministry says this is in line with its decision to cap oil palm cultivation to 6.5 million hectares.
The young Chelonoidis hoodensis tortoises were set free on Santa Fe island.
Chile announced the creation of the enormous Juan Fernandez Marine Park almost a year ago.
Wildlife trafficking in Hong Kong is under-policed and under-investigated.
Residents living around the Shah Alam Community Forest hope the state government will gazette the area as a 'community managed' forest reserve.
N Surendran says changing its status to 'sultanate land' is inappropriate.
A total of 116 elephants have died between October 2010 and September this year.
The Sabah Wildlife Department, Wildlife Rescue Unit and Orang Utan Appeal UK pooled resources to make this amazing achievement possible.
A 2010 report, called 'Clean Energy Options Report for Sabah', highlights power supply options for the state.
Chief Minister Shafie Apdal says the state government has actually shifted its focus to rubber, fruits, timber plantation and cocoa, among others.
Pangolins are treasured in Vietnam and the region for their meat and the alleged medicinal properties of their scales.
The breakthrough could be repeated, with scientists hoping the technique can be used to save other endangered big cats.
Sun bear left the house not long after entering it and did not cause major damage to property.