As the name implies, it is a
reserved forest, a natural area
of land set apart for plants (forest) and animals to live without potentially harmed, due to development
or whatsoever reasons. Which usually enjoy judicial or constitutional protection under the legal systems
of many countries.
- 2010 Year of Biodiversity
The United Nations declared 2010 to be the International Year of Biodiversity. It is a celebration of life on earth and of the value of biodiversity for our lives. The world is invited to take action in 2010 to safeguard the variety of life on earth: biodiversity
- The Belum Forest Reserve
Located at the northern parts of Lake Temengor, in northern Perak, Peninsular Malaysia, a vast area of virgin jungle known as the Royal Belum State Park. The area is one of the largest untouched forest reserves in Peninsular Malaysia. The park is internationally recognised for its rich biodiversity of flora and fauna including Malayan Tiger, Malayan Tapir, the world's biggest flower - Rafflesia...
- Pulau Banding Rainforest Research Centre
Pulau Banding Rainforest Research Centre is to provide facilities for research work on the Belum-Temengor Rainforest Complex. Introduce and educate visitors on the flora and fauna the complex rainforest ecosystem. To ensure a sustainable development adhering to the guidelines set out in the Pulau Banding Charter.
- Matang Mangrove Forest Reserve
Matang Mangrove Forest Reserve is large expanse of Mangrove Forest covering 50,511 ha in area, stretching from Kuala Gula in the north to Pengkalan Baharu in the south of Perak, Peninsular Malaysia. Renowned as amongst the best managed mangrove ecosystem in the world.
- Plant Mangrove Saplings in Port Dickson
SOME 100 employees of ExxonMobil subsidiaries in Malaysia spent an evening recently planting 1,000 mangrove saplings along a coastal stretch in Kampung Balak in Port Dickson to create awareness on the importance of a healthy mangrove ecosystem among the local community.
- FRIM’s first research station
THE Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) recently celebrated its first research station, located in Pasoh Forest Reserve, Negri Sembilan.
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