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While illegal logging is not a big problem in the state, Sarawak is intensifying efforts to put a stop to all such activities.
Found exclusively on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, orang utans may well be facing extinction in the wild as their habitat continues to shrink, leaving them vulnerable to starvation and poaching. An estimated 13,000 orang utans remain in Sabah today but they may all disappear over the next 20 years unless serious efforts are taken to protect these unique primates.
TSH Resources Bhd has secured RM48.5mil from British American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT) for an industrial tree-planting project in Ulu Tongod, in central Sabah.
Public listed Sabah-based company TSH Resources Bhd has earmarked some 30,000ha or about 25%of its total forest management unit (FMU) in the Ulu Tongod forest reserve in central Sabah as a full-fledged conservation area.
THE Malaysian Timber Certification Council (MTCC) plans to use a new standard that has been developed using principles and criteria of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) as the template for the next phase of its certification scheme, Primary Industries Minister Datuk Seri Dr Lim Keng Yaik said.