29 Aug '14, 1pm

Endemic Birds of Borneo via @MalaysiaAsia

Endemic Birds of Borneo via @MalaysiaAsia

For the avid birders out there, Borneo provides you one of the best places in the region to do Birdwatching. There are many rainforest lodges and resorts available here while the number of nature or birding guides are quite a handful too. Therefore, this list is to highlight some of the endemic birds in Borneo which are slowly getting smaller in numbers. Thanks to the many state wildlife parks, there have been specially gazetted areas which are highly protected where much of the rainforest here has been eaten away slowly by development and deforestation. Plantations are the biggest culprits too.

Full article: http://blog.malaysia-asia.my/2014/08/endemic-birds-of-bor...

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Borneo Tribal Dance

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singapore-mega.com 30 Aug '14, 4pm

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grist.org 28 Aug '14, 6pm

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environmentalhealthnews.org 25 Aug '14, 10am

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