Handful of species key to ecosystem health, finds study

Researchers have discovered that species type, not just quantity, is crucial to the health of the entire ecosystem. Read more below to find out how the researchers tested this discovery and what that means for the future of conservation. Read more on Mongabay. Read more about Borneo’s ecosystem and the...

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Unique Song Reveals New Owl Species in Indonesia

A new species of owl has been discovered in Indonesia.  Scientists have dubbed the new species, Rinjani scops owl (Otus jolandae), after its volcano home, Gunung (or Mountain) Rinjani.  Read more below on this discovery. Read more from Mongabay Click here for more information on Forest and Climate Policy in...

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“Gov’t Concerned About Environmental Degradation”

“By changing our habits, small steps like turning off light[s] when they are not in use or harvest[ing] rain water for daily use, [we] will be able to change our lives,” Minister of Energy, Green Technology and Water Datuk Seri Peter Chin Fah Kui said, adding that energy and water resources...

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Brunei Aims to Combat Climate Change

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: In addressing climate change and its impacts, Brunei Darussalam believes that there is a need to strike a balance between economic growth, social development and environmental protection that forms the very foundation of sustainable development, Borneo Bulletin reported.   Brunei continues to integrate and mainstream environmental dimensions into...

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