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Changwat Nonthaburi
Monday, October 14, 2019
Illegal Agarwood

Probe on why five villagers entered forest reserve

Kota Kinabalu: A probe is under way by the Sabah Forestry Department to determine the actual reasons why five men entered the Ulu Segama...

Where Clouded Leopards (still) Roam

It’s not as if we needed another reason for saving the rainforests of Ulu Muda, but here’s one anyhow: it’s only one of two...

Ulu Muda wildlife under threat

PETALING JAYA: The Ulu Muda Reserve in Kedah, which is already facing risk as a water catchment area, is in danger of having its...

Rare agarwood species is back

A critically endangered species of agarwood, which has been elusive for more than 100 years, has resurfaced. The Aquilaria rostrata was first discovered in 1911...

Malaysia is a ‘global hub’ of Smuggling and Trafficking: UN

This should come as no surprise to Malaysians, especially those who are familiar with the sorry state of affairs when it comes to extensive...

12 people nabbed for stealing gaharu wood worth RM2 mln

IPOH: Twelve people including 10 foreigners were apprehended in three separate cases for stealing 400 kilogrammes of gaharu wood valued at nearly RM2 million...
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Agarwood poachers escape again

Penang Forestry Department officers once again find another campsite vacated by illegal Agarwood tree thieves.

New taskforce makes big agarwood seizure

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 10 August 2010—Member agencies of a newly created anti-poaching taskforce seized two tonnes of Agarwood stashed at a jetty on Banding...

Sniffing out illegal trade

AGARWOOD syndicates are laughing their way to the bank thanks to the commodity’s popularity in shopping destinations in the Klang Valley, especially those frequented...