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BRainS 2018

September 23, 2019

Perak – The Manjung Municipal Council (MMC), along with the Manjung District Education Office has successfully concluded Sayangi Malaysiaku: MalaysiaBersih, an environmental education programme involving 120 students here.

In light of the Merdeka Month celebration, Sayangi Malaysiaku: MalaysiaBersih is a programme aimed at cultivating love towards the country by loving the environment. 

It is focuse...

September 24, 2018

 And that's a wrap!

The second iteration of the Belum Rainforest Summit 2018, or BRainS 2018, officially concluded on 21 September 2018 at the Belum Rainforest Resort on Pulau Banding, Gerik, Perak.

Over 80 delegates, comprising researchers, conservationists, members of local communities and official representatives from government bodies came together to discuss pertinent issues affecting the surv...

August 20, 2018

Mangroves are very unappreciated! Like tropical rainforests, mangrove ecosystems are very important habitats for plants and animals, help to regulate climate and also serve as water catchment areas. 26 July is celebrated every year as the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem. However, the importance of mangroves is poorly understood by many people and as such, these uni...

July 25, 2018

On 28 June 2018, the Management and Ecology of Malaysian Elephants (MEME) and the Pulau Banding Foundation invited elephant expert Dr Ananda Kumar of the Nature Conservation Foundation to give a free talk on elephants.

Dr Kumar's ongoing research in India focuses on the intersection of elephant and human life. He has worked in Annamalai, a tea and coffee farming village at the border of Tamil Nadu...

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September 24, 2018

 And that's a wrap!

The second iteration of the Belum Rainforest Summit 2018, or BRainS 2018, officially concluded on 21 September 2018 at the Belum Rainforest Resort on Pulau Banding, Gerik, Perak.

Over 80 delegates, comprising researchers, conservationists, members of local communities and official representatives from government bodies came together to discuss pertinent issues affecting the surv...

August 20, 2018

Mangroves are very unappreciated! Like tropical rainforests, mangrove ecosystems are very important habitats for plants and animals, help to regulate climate and also serve as water catchment areas. 26 July is celebrated every year as the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem. However, the importance of mangroves is poorly understood by many people and as such, these uni...

July 25, 2018

On 28 June 2018, the Management and Ecology of Malaysian Elephants (MEME) and the Pulau Banding Foundation invited elephant expert Dr Ananda Kumar of the Nature Conservation Foundation to give a free talk on elephants.

Dr Kumar's ongoing research in India focuses on the intersection of elephant and human life. He has worked in Annamalai, a tea and coffee farming village at the border of Tamil Nadu...

Andrew Sebastian - naturalist, environmentalist, activist and avid birdwatcher. He fell in love with nature at a young age and after deciding that law wasn't the right path for him, he went on to pursue a career as a full time conservationist with the Malaysian Nature Society (MNS). During his time with MNS, he spearheaded several birding projects in the states of Pahang and Perak. His efforts ear...

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