Tag: forest reserve
They hope the authorities will prevent quarries operating in forest reserves.
Hum Gurung of BirdLife International says he has heard of forests being gazetted as reserves but never of forest reserves being degazetted.
Sabah Environment Minister Christina Liew says studies have not found any footprints of the Sumatran rhinoceros or recorded any photos of them.
Environmentalist Anthony Tan says the planned housing project in the forest reserve will cause untold damage to the environment.
Randhawa was detained at the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve in Uttar Pradesh state.
Selangor Menteri Besar Amirudin Shari says any move to buy the land on which the temple sits has to go through certain legal processes and that the state government has a neutral stand on this.
The Sabah Wildlife Department, Wildlife Rescue Unit and Orang Utan Appeal UK pooled resources to make this amazing achievement possible.
Chief Minister Shafie Apdal says the state government has actually shifted its focus to rubber, fruits, timber plantation and cocoa, among others.
They are now urging the government to gazette the area as a protected zone.
The male juvenile elephant was earlier rescued after it was injured by a snare trap in a forest reserve.
The Penang CM says with a growing population and increasing diversification in socioeconomic activities, regional raw water demand will continue to increase.
A water crisis caused by deforestation in Ulu Muda cannot be easily remedied as rainforests do not grow overnight, says Jaseni Maidinsa.
They say they have to resort to this action because the state authorities are not acting on their complaints that the extensive logging is disrupting their livelihood.
The two, who were reported missing in Gunung Pulai Forest Reserve, Kulai, were spotted by a police helicopter near Ulu Choh Dam in Pontian.
Rural community had hoped to hear some good news from Najib Razak, says Pakatan Harapan Sabah.
South Centre executive director Martin Khor warns that most of Penang’s water supply will disappear with the depletion of the Ulu Muda forest in Kedah.
A helicopter and about 50 men are combing the Deramakot forest reserve for Sabah Forestry Department research assistant M A Tajuddin Mustapha.
Malaysian Nature Society wants to provide professional advice to allied agencies to help minimise impact of the construction and eventual facility of the ECRL.
Penang Development Corporation says it has sold its portion of Jerejak Island for a handsome profit.
Kelantan state government willing to engage with Orang Asli groups for an amicable solution to issue of logging activities, says deputy MB.
Stop illegal logging activities in Kelantan's forest reserves and allow the Orang Asli to stay, says MCA Kelantan.
Kelantan Forestry Director Zahari Ibrahim says the illegally cleared forest land is now used for agriculture, including oil palm, and developed into settlements.
Highway company's interests directly affected by the lawsuit brought by three environmental organisations against decision to close forest park for construction work.
Penang Opposition leader accuses Pakatan state government of dilly-dallying over listing Pulau Jerejak as a national park.