Tanjung Piai Ramsar site threatened
JOHOR BAHRU - With the increase of shipping activities in recent years, Tanjung Piai is suffering considerable environmental damage. [VIDEO]
SWCS campaigns against condominium projects
SABAH - Sabah Wetlands Conservation Society (SWCS) is opposing high-rise property development next to the city’s only wetlands.
Of birdwatching and hammocks
JOHOR - Panti Bird Sanctuary is famous for wild orchids and birds. Over 250 species of birds have been recorded with several Sunda endemics and globally threatened species. [VIDEO]
Salvation for Ulu Muda Forest
PENANG - The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) will organize a public seminar featuring the state of Kedah's Ulu Muda Forest on 12th June, 2012 titled The Importance of the Ulu Muda Forest for Water Security in Northern Peninsular Malaysia.
Greening Kinabatangan in a profitable way
Through KAPOK, the local communities in four villages are trained on how to become a responsible tree seedlings suppliers as they were made to pledge to supply only high quality seedlings.
Ulu Bendul Recreation Forest waterfall consumes 3 children
Three sisters, Nur Syaza Alisa Syed Ahmad Ibrahim, 5, Nur Syaza Azira, 4, and Nur Syaza Sakirah, 2, went missing after they were swept away by a strong current while bathing at the Ulu Bendul Recreation Forest, today.
Ampang folks stand firm against forest encroachment
They urge the authorities to reroute the proposed KL Outer Wing Road that set to plough through Hulu Gombak, Ampang and Hulu Langat Forest Reserves.
Highway plan threatens the state park
The reserve forest is home to many endangered species such as gibbons, tapirs, and leopards.
Discrepancies in public funds
Internal conflict rears its ugly head in Saujana Puchong residents’ movement Signature Campaign Teamwork (SCT) as the current committee members found discrepancies on its financial accounts.
Saujana Puchong cemetery plan revoked
Residents of Saujana Puchong were relieved to hear that a contentious plan to build a cemetery on an Ayer Hitam Forest Reserve plot was shelved.
S’gor re-gazettes Kota Damansara forest as permanent reserve forest
The Selangor government has re-gazetted the Kota Damansara Forest, covering an area of 321.7ha, as a permanent forest reserve.