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World’s smallest national park that’s just a hike away

THE jungle orchestra was playing in full force as we trekked through the Penang National Park recently.

Community

Govt ropes in boatmen

IN its bid to promote the Penang National Park in Teluk Bahang, Penang, the state has trained 61 fishermen to become tour boat operators.

Nation

Angling for eco-tourists

The RM5mil fish sanctuary in the Pahang National Park, created three years ago to conserve the Malaysian golden mahseer (I>kelah/I>) fish, is now open to those keen on an 'eco-angling' adventure.

Nation

Patrols stepped up after water scooter collision

Patrols in the Penang National Park's 1,381ha marine zone have been stepped up following the fatal water scooter accident off Monkey Beach in Muka Head.

Community

More patrols in marine zone

B>PENANG: /B>Patrols in the Penang National Park's 1,381ha marine zone have been stepped up following the fatal water scooter accident off Monkey Beach in Muka Head.

Nation

Operators to get licence

Water sport operators in Batu Feringghi will be issued with licences as soon as the authorities work out a proper demarcation for them to carry out their activities.

Community

Need for boat operators to attend course

PENANG: /B>Boat operators ferrying tourists to the Penang National Park will now be required to undergo a helmsman course before they are issued a licence.

Lifestyle

Local parks and wildlife reserves in peril

Malaysia is not short of parks and wildlife reserves but are these sites being managed for conservation or have they merely been turned into new destinations for mass tourism?

Community

Side income for fishermen

Many quarters want the Penang National Park to be conserved with minimal activities as they may be damaging to the park. In the final part of the two-part series on the park, reporter Choong Kwee Kim talks to those in the tourism and fishing industries

Community

Develop mangrove forest, urges society

THE Malaysian Nature Society has proposed that the mangrove forest and freshwater marsh at Kampung Pantai Acheh in the Penang National Park be deve- loped and managed as a wetlands sanctuary with facilities to attract visitors.