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Scrap forest plantation plan, Perak govt urged

ENVIRONMENTAL groups are questioning the Perak government’s decision to approve the forest plantation project that involves some 400ha of land in Kledang Saiong Forest Reserve and Bukit Kinta Forest Reserve.

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Group wants Shah Alam Forest to be a community-managed reserve

SOME trees along the hiking trail in the Shah Alam Forest in Section U10 are "calling out" to hikers to save them from being cut down to make way for development.

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Encroaching on forest reserve land

TWO more areas in the Kenderong Forest Reserve in Gerik, measuring some 700ha in total, have been earmarked for forest plantation projects.

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Healing power of a forest bath

INTO the forest they went, seeking peace and calm. Some 100 students and lecturers plus non-governmental organisation (NGO) members enjoyed some eco-therapy at the Sungai Acheh mangrove forest in Penang.

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Losing prime forest area

TURNING part of the forest of Bukit Enggang in Sik, Kedah, into a forest plantation is unacceptable because most of the harvested logs were of prime size, said Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM).

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Forest bathing making a splash

THE fine morning weather was perfect for about 150 people of all races and ages as they hiked up the Bukit Juru forest reserve near Bukit Mertajam, Penang.

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‘Save Ulu Muda forest reserve’

THE newly minted Kedah government should act swiftly in gazetting the Ulu Muda Forest Reserve as a water catchment forest as well as protecting its vital functions.


‘Save forest land and natural resources’

THE Kedah state government has been urged to immediately stop the destruction of forests and logging activities in the state to protect its natural resources and ensure sufficient water supply.


RM40mil urban forest in Shah Alam

Urban forestation projects in Selangor aim to create more green lungs for a balanced environment.


Sustainable forest management gains ground

KUCHING: The ongoing pilot Kubaan-Puak Corridor project in the interiors of Ulu Tutoh, to push for sustainable forest management (SFM), will enter its final year of implementation in 2017.