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PETALING JAYA: Water from Sungai Muda, which originates from the Greater Ulu Muda Forest, is a shared resource and neither Kedah nor Penang can claim exclusive rights over the river, say conservation groups.
THE approval of permits for large-scale mining in Ulu Muda by the Kedah government will jeopardise water supply in three northern states with a combined population of 4.2 million people, said Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBAPP).
A TOTAL of 22 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are calling on the Kedah government to urgently address recent occurrences of deforestation activities at a 35ha plot within the Greater Ulu Muda Forest.
THE Kedah state government’s rush to resume logging activities in the Greater Ulu Muda Forest and the Terengganu state government’s decision to degazette the Belara Forest Reserve to make way for plantations are proof that politicians are incapable of thinking of the long-term consequences of their decisions or prioritising the future of the planet and country.
PETALING JAYA: A coalition of organisations and individuals working to protect the 160,000ha Greater Ulu Muda Forest has expressed concern over an announcement by Mentri Besar Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor that they need to allow logging to avoid legal claims amounting to RM1.5bil.
A letter from MEENAKSHI RAMAN, President, Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM),
GEORGE TOWN (Bernama): The Penang Water Supply Corporation (PWSC) is calling on the Federal and Kedah governments to act swiftly to guarantee the safety of the Ulu Muda water catchment area.
ALOR SETAR: Kedah has announced it will stop logging at the Ulu Muda Forest Reserve, which is crucial to the water supply of Kedah and Penang.