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Conservation

Ilham Forest Jewels, Makan Sama, Main Sama by Narong Daun

Painted by the talented Borneo artist Narong Daun, “Ilham Forest Jewels, Makan Sama, Main Sama” is a mesmerising portrayal of...

04 April 2024

Things to Know About Tabin Wildlife Reserve

What is Tabin Wildlife Reserve The Tabin Wildlife Reserve is a nature preserve that was created in the year 1984...

04 December 2023

Human-Elephant Conflict in Sabah- The Greatest Threat

  The Conflict and Consequences Elephants, exclusively the Bornean sub-species, are highly regarded as a flagship species for conservation in...

09 January 2023

8 Forest and Nature Wonders to Explore in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo [Updated]

Mother Nature is generous with her treasures if we only took the time to appreciate them and do our part...

21 March 2020

Trekking the Imbak Canyon of Sabah, Malaysian Borneo

You’re trying to get some work done as you sit slouched at your desk. Your fingers tapping away on the...

07 February 2020

The Borneo Bird Festival 2019 as Experienced and Told by an Amateur Birder

I attended the Borneo Bird Festival for the very first time this year at the Rainforest Discovery Centre (RDC), Sepilok...

11 November 2019

Helson Hassan, Hornbill Bird Protector and Conservationist

The story about Helson Hassan is quite a remarkable one and his journey to becoming a conservationist is nothing short...

15 October 2019

Deramakot Forest Reserve & What You Should Know

The Deramakot Forest Reserve is a lush tropical rainforest area that stretches at 55,507 hectares and is located in the...

18 September 2019

Borneo’s Disappearing Wildlife: 5 Endangered Species of the Rainforest [UPDATED ON MARCH 2020]

If you’ve been to Borneo’s tropical jungles, you’ll know they’re a really noisy place! Over 200 species of mammals, 400 birds, 100 amphibians, and 300 fish call them home, after all. But the times are changing, and not for the better. Many of these animals have “vanished”, or forced into deeper parts of the wilderness. And in their absence, parts of the once thriving Bornean rainforest have now fallen silent...

27 March 2019

Get to Know the Incredible Borneo Big 5 Flora of Sabah, Malaysian Borneo

Some years ago, Borneo Eco Tours coined five of Sabah, Malaysian Borneo’s wildlife as the Borneo Big 5. If you’re...

25 March 2019