Al-Jazeera’s Earthrise features Kinabatangan

May 02, 12 Al-Jazeera’s Earthrise features Kinabatangan

Posted by in Events, Miscellaneous, Sabah, Videos

Recently, Steve Chao from Al-Jazeera’s Earthrise visited us at the Kinabatangan to better understand what are the problems on the ground and how the local community is choosing to deal with it. With Mincho from Red Ape Encounters (a community based tour company) as Steve’s guide, he explorers the Kinabatangan by river...

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Elephant Research Networking

Apr 28, 12 Elephant Research Networking

Posted by in Events, Sabah, Wildlife

The Sabah Wildlife Department hosted this meeting which was organised by Dr. Benoît Goossens of Danau Girang Field Centre and Dr. Carl Traeholt of Copenhagen Zoo with conservationist from Malaysia, Indonesia and Cambodia who are working on elephant research throughout this region. Attendees were from the government sector,...

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Al-Jazeera Filming

Apr 19, 12 Al-Jazeera Filming

Posted by in Events, From the Field, Miscellaneous, Sabah

Our Reforestation Team were visited by Al-Jazeera‘s Earthrise filming crew for a piece they are doing on reforestation.  At HUTAN – KOCP we focus on ensuring survival rates and we plant on a smaller scale compared to other reforestation projects to ensure that we have a 100% survival rate for our areas.  In 2010, this...

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Honorary Warden & Ranger Association’s AGM

Apr 12, 12 Honorary Warden & Ranger Association’s AGM

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The second Annual General Meeting of the Honorary Warden & Ranger Association or Persatuan Warden dan Ranjer Kehormat Sabah was held at the Likas Wetland recently.  This Association was the brainchild of Dr. Hj. Rahimatsah Amat who holds the Presidentship for the first two years. The idea of this Association is to...

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Wildlife Monitoring Training Programme

Feb 02, 12 Wildlife Monitoring Training Programme

Posted by in Sabah, Staff Trips, Wildlife

HUTAN-KOCP run wildlife monitoring training’s for Government Departments, community based organisations, conservation NGOs and corporate bodies when requested. This training was provided for Hijauan Bengkoka Plantations Sdn. Bhd. running an acacia forest plantation located on the on the Bengkoka Peninsula in the Pitas...

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