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Tag: wildlife conservation

Legal logging biggest threat to tigers, says green activist

Environmentalist Andrew Sebastian says logging at production forests diminishes habitats of wildlife.

The long trek back for Sabah’s sun bears

The sun bear conservation centre in Sandakan does its best to rehabilitate and release rescued animals back into the wild, but many of them never make it.

Let federal govt crack the whip, environmentalist says on forestry laws

MNS' Noor Jehan Abu Bakar says it is impossible to expect individual states to ensure the enforcement of regulations and rehabilitation of forest land.

Pangolin sanctuary to kick off in Sabah thanks to RM1 mil...

The Sabah Pangolin Sanctuary and Research Institute, situated in the Tawau Hills Park on the east coast, is targeted for completion by year-end.

Work with Indonesia on wildlife conservation efforts, experts urge

They say both countries would stand to benefit from such cooperation.

Sabah seeks rhino breeding deal with Indonesia

Following rhino's death, Deputy Chief Minister Christina Liew will lead a delegation from the Sabah Wildlife Department for talks with Indonesia on breeding efforts

Malaysia’s wildlife conservation ‘incredibly poor’, expert says

Carl Traeholt says there should be no reason for any further loss of biodiversity given Malaysia's financial capability and advanced technological development.

‘Flying bulldog’: world’s largest bee refound

Wallace's giant bee has been found alive in North Moluccas in the first sighting since 1981.

CCCC gives RM10 million for ECRL wildlife management plan

Natural Resources and Environment Minister Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar says the agreement was inked to ensure that the rail project would proceed with adequate environmental safeguards.

Sarawak crocodiles will continue to be protected

Forestry Dept says lower status of protection in CITES does not mean they can be killed at random.

Orang Utan extinction report ‘a wake-up call’

Environmentalists say more needs to be done for Orang Utan after conservation union says they are "critically endangered"

Coconut water keeps the Orangutan cool, too

Animals at Bukit Merah sanctuary get their refreshments twice a day during hot weather.

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