An island in the Malay Archipelago, east of Sumatra, north of Java, and west of Celebes. It is the third largest island in the world. Its name is a Portuguese alteration of BRUNEI, located on it. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p163; Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p73)
A plant family of the order Theales.
A protozoan parasite from Southeast Asia that causes monkey malaria. It is naturally acquired by man in Malaysia and can also be transmitted experimentally to humans.
A parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch in southeast Asia, consisting of 11 states (West Malaysia) on the Malay Peninsula and two states (East Malaysia) on the island of BORNEO. It is also called the Federation of Malaysia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur. Before 1963 it was the Union of Malaya. It reorganized in 1948 as the Federation of Malaya, becoming independent from British Malaya in 1957 and becoming Malaysia in 1963 as a federation of Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak, and Singapore (which seceded in 1965). The form Malay- probably derives from the Tamil malay, mountain, with reference to its geography. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p715 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p329)
A species of orangutan, family HOMINIDAE, found in the forests on the island of Borneo.
The palm family of order Arecales, subclass Arecidae, class Liliopsida.
Woody, usually tall, perennial higher plants (Angiosperms, Gymnosperms, and some Pterophyta) having usually a main stem and numerous branches.
Five-carbon saturated hydrocarbon group of the methane series. Include isomers and derivatives.
Genus in the family FELIDAE comprised of big felines including LIONS; TIGERS; jaguars; and the leopard.
A subclass of CRUSTACEA comprising the tongue worms which are obligatory parasites of reptiles, birds, and mammals including humans.
An independent sultanate on the northeast coast of Borneo. Its chief products are oil and natural gas. Its name is Hindi, coming from the Sanskrit bhumi, land or region. It gave its name Brunei to Borneo. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p183 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p82)
A plant genus of the family ARACEAE. Members contain beta-glucosidases and trypsin inhibitors.

Geographical variation of the skull morphology of the common tree shrew (Tupaia glis). (1/90)

Geographical variation was examined morphologically in the common tree shrew (Tupaia glis) in some Indochinese and Malayan regions. Osteometrical examination and principal component analysis elucidated the morphological differences among various populations. The populations from southern and western Thailand were distinguished morphologically from the other populations. Variation in males from south Thailand and Kuala Lumpur suggests that the Isthmus of Kra may have an influence on the variation of skull morphology. However, the Isthmus of Kra was not completely considered as a factor of geographical separation in this species, because we could not confirm the separation in skull size and shape between the localities at least in females. While, the Kanchanaburi population in western Thailand was significantly smaller than the other population in skull size, and constituted the morphologically separable group in our study.  (+info)

Repercussions of El Nino: drought causes extinction and the breakdown of mutualism in Borneo. (2/90)

Figs (Ficus spp.) and their species-specific pollinators, the fig wasps (Agaonidae), have coevolved one of the most intricate interactions found in nature, in which the fig wasps, in return for pollination services, raise their offspring in the fig inflorescence. Fig wasps, however, have very short adult lives and hence are dependent on the near-continuous production of inflorescences to maintain their populations. From January to March 1998 northern Borneo suffered a very severe drought linked to the El Nino-Southern Oscillation event of 1997-1998. This caused a substantial break in the production of inflorescences on dioecious figs and led to the local extinction of their pollinators at Lambir Hills National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia. Most pollinators had not recolonized six months after the drought and, given the high level of endemism and wide extent of the drought, some species may be totally extinct. Cascading effects on vertebrate seed dispersers, for which figs are often regarded as keystone resources, and the tree species dependent on their services are also likely. This has considerable implications for the maintenance of biodiversity under a scenario of climate change and greater climatic extremes.  (+info)

Speciation and intrasubspecific variation of Bornean orangutans, Pongo pygmaeus pygmaeus. (3/90)

Mitochondrial DNA control region sequences of orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus) from six different populations on the island of Borneo were determined and analyzed for evidence of regional diversity and were compared separately with orangutans from the island of Sumatra. Within the Bornean population, four distinct subpopulations were identified. Furthermore, the results of this study revealed marked divergence, supportive evidence of speciation between Sumatran and Bornean orangutans. This study demonstrates that, as an entire population, Bornean orangutans have not experienced a serious genetic bottleneck, which has been suggested as the cause of low diversity in humans and east African chimpanzees. Based on these new data, it is estimated that Bornean and Sumatran orangutans diverged approximately 1.1 MYA and that the four distinct Bornean populations diverged 860,000 years ago. These findings have important implications for management, breeding, and reintroduction practices in orangutan conservation efforts.  (+info)

Sylvatic transmission of arboviruses among Bornean orangutans. (4/90)

Wild populations of nonhuman primates live in regions of sylvatic arbovirus transmission. To assess the status of arbovirus transmission in Bornean forests and the susceptibility of wild orangutans to arboviral infection, blood samples of wild orangutans, semi-captive orangutans, and humans were examined. Samples were tested by plaque reduction neutralization test for antibodies to viruses representing three families (Flaviviridae, Alphaviridae, and Bunyaviridae), including dengue-2, Japanese encephalitis, Zika, Langat, Tembusu, Sindbis, Chikungunya, and Batai viruses. Both wild and semi-captive orangutan groups as well as local human populations showed serologic evidence of arbovirus infection. The presence of neutralizing antibodies among wild orangutans strongly suggests the existence of sylvatic cycles for dengue, Japanese encephalitis, and sindbis viruses in North Borneo. The present study demonstrates that orangutans are susceptible to arboviralinfections in the wild, although the impact of arboviral infections on this endangered ape remain unknown.  (+info)

Dental transfigurements in Borneo. (5/90)

Dental transfigurement, formerly termed dental mutilation, has been practised by many societies worldwide. This article gives many of the forms that have been attributed to the indigenes of the island of Borneo. The method has been performed by review of anthropological books, sparse dental references, Borneo research literature, and popular writing.  (+info)

The effects of selective logging on the distribution of moths in a Bornean rainforest. (6/90)

The effects of selective logging on the diversity and species composition of moths were investigated by sampling from multiple sites in primary forest, both understorey and canopy, and logged forest at Danum Valley, Sabah, Malaysia. The diversity of individual sites was similar, although rarefied species richness of logged forest was 17% lower than for primary forest (understorey and canopy combined). There was significant heterogeneity in faunal composition and measures of similarity (NESS index) among primary forest understorey sites which may be as great as those between primary understorey and logged forest. The lowest similarity values were between primary forest understorey and canopy, indicating a distinct canopy fauna. A number of species encountered in the logged forest were confined to, or more abundant in, the canopy of primary forest. Approximately 10% of species were confined to primary forest across a range of species' abundances, suggesting this is a minimum estimate for the number of species lost following logging. The importance of accounting for heterogeneity within primary forest and sampling in the canopy when measuring the effects of disturbance on tropical forest communities are emphasized.  (+info)

The ecoclimatology of Danum, Sabah, in the context of the world's rainforest regions, with particular reference to dry periods and their impact. (7/90)

Climatic records for Danum for 1985-1998, elsewhere in Sabah since 1879, and long monthly rainfall series from other rainforest locations are used to place the climate, and particularly the dry period climatology, of Danum into a world rainforest context. The magnitude frequency and seasonality of dry periods are shown to vary greatly within the world's rainforest zone. The climate of Danum, which is aseasonal but subject, as in 1997-1998, to occasional drought, is intermediate between less drought-prone north-western Borneo and the more drought-prone east coast. Changes through time in drought magnitude frequency in Sabah and rainforest locations elsewhere in South-East Asia and in the Neotropics are compared. The 1997-1998 ENSO-related drought event in Sabah is placed into a historical context. The effects of drought on tree growth and mortality in the tropics are assessed and a model relating intensity and frequency of drought disturbance to forest structure and composition is discussed.  (+info)

Orangutan cultures and the evolution of material culture. (8/90)

Geographic variation in some aspects of chimpanzee behavior has been interpreted as evidence for culture. Here we document similar geographic variation in orangutan behaviors. Moreover, as expected under a cultural interpretation, we find a correlation between geographic distance and cultural difference, a correlation between the abundance of opportunities for social learning and the size of the local cultural repertoire, and no effect of habitat on the content of culture. Hence, great-ape cultures exist, and may have done so for at least 14 million years.  (+info)

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1639 views. KOTA KINABALU. Trans Borneo, the mother of all 4×4 events in Borneo is back and this year, it will be held from August 13 to 27.. Organised by North Borneo Explorer Sdn Bhd, Trans Borneo 2017 which carries the theme Into the Heart of Borneo (The last frontier) will see participants travelling all three countries on the island of Borneo.. Organising chairman Anuar Ghani told a press conference that the road adventure will start from Sabah, crossing into Kalimantan Utara and Kalimantan Timur before moving westwards across one of the last frontiers in Borneo, from Malinau to Bakelalan in Sarawak.. The objectives of the event includes promoting travel and tourism within the three countries region in Borneo especially to promote the potential adventure tourism in east Kalimantan to international audience.. We also aim to strengthen relationshop between the three countries as well as among the BIMP-Eaga members, he said adding that the event will also challenge men and machine ...
Bornean orang-utans experienced a major demographic decline and local extirpations during the Pleistocene and Holocene due to climate change, the arrival of modern humans, of farmers and recent commercially-driven habitat loss and fragmentation. The recent loss of habitat and its dramatic fragmentat …
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The Malaysian federal government is committed to the completion of the Pan Borneo Highway project in Sabah and will collaborate with the Sabah state government in resolving issues surrounding its construction, according to a report by The Star.. Land acquisition is among the issues faced, and despite the challenges the project will be implemented, and workers as well as companies involved in the construction of the highway have nothing to worry about, said works minister Baru Bian. In May, it was reported that the Sabah section of the Pan Borneo Highway could be dropped; across Sabah and Sarawak, the highway would span 2,325 km.. I understand that they are very jittery about the whole thing, including the governments direction regarding the Pan Borneo Highway in Sabah. But I want to give assurance that the Federal government will carry out the project. It is our project and we want to see it completed well so that everyone would be happy, the works minister said.. ...
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New research from the University of Minnesotas Institute on the Environment and Stanford University shows that freshwater stream ecosystems are highly vulnerable to oil palm plantation expansion.. The three-year study compared streams draining watersheds dominated by four land uses - intact forest, manually logged forest, community agroforest and oil palm plantation - in West Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo, which is ground zero for palm oil production.. Kimberly Carlson, an IonE postdoctoral scholar and lead author on the study, says the research yielded some unexpected findings. First, oil palm plantation land use seems to have a greater effect on streams than community agroforest or low-impact logging. Researchers were also surprised to discover that a stream in a mature, closed-canopy oil palm plantation was almost as hot as, and yielded even more sediment than, a stream draining a watershed recently cleared for oil palm.. The study, published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: ...
In case you guys not familiar with Borneo Soap. Its organic skin care products fuses time honoured tradition with modern bath and beauty formulations that are natural, healthy, and from non-toxic alternatives - from facial, body to foot care. Individually handmade, our organic soap and skin care products are made from natural ingredients native to the rainforest of Borneo and is therefore, totally devoid of harsh detergents, synthetic preservatives, artificial colours and fragrances, greasy mineral oils and even animal fats. Ingredients heralded for their healing, therapeutic properties and long used by the indigenous people of Borneo in their bath and beauty rituals. ...
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According to one study, the putative ancestral primate chromosome 3 homolog is conserved in the Brown lemur, from which a pericentric inversion led to the ancestral Old World primate homolog conserved in the Bornean orangutan (49). Human/African ape homologs would differ from this chromosome form by two inversions. An even more complex scenario involving several recurrent sites of new centromere seeding was proposed by Ventura et al. (50), according to which human and Bornean orangutan would differ by three inversions. A third hypothesis suggested that from the ancestral simian homolog a common derived and two independent inversions would lead to Bornean orangutan and human chromosome 3 homologs (51). In conclusion, the evolutionary history of human chromosome 3 is probably the most dynamic and complex of all human chromosomes studied in detail so far.. ...
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Perched in the northeast corner of Borneo, and with multiple airports, the Malaysian state of Sabah offers diverse experiences while still being largely off the ...
Abstract: This research purposes describing students self concept of Dayak ethnic of West Borneo. The used instrument to identify concept of student self of Dayak ethnic is selfs conceptscale that has been valid. This research subjects are 108 dayak students of three senior highschools. The conducted research procedure is utilizing quantitative research - survey crosssectional. Sample decision is chosen by convening sampling, that is chosen sample with ease consideration. The data analysis which resorted is percentage. Based on result of research finding,generally, describing students self-concept of Dayak ethnic is in very high category, includes perceptual aspect(physical self-concept),conceptual (psychological self-concept),and attitudinal. Tosummarize this research, students of dayak ethnic have very high category of self concept, however,if it is compared with five other ethnic at Pontianak, students self concept of Dayak ethnic of West Borneo hold the worst result. ...
Chen Jie Xue 陈洁雪 我是一个新西兰的中国人3出生在马来西亚的沙捞越州 I am the writer of: 1: From China to Borneo and beyond. 海外华人的中国魂: 从中国3到南洋3到更远 第二次世界大战 我爷爷的故事 2: Diary of a Bereaved Mother, Goodbye my baby 丧儿记: 丧失儿子的母亲的一本传记 Published 2011 Genre: Non fiction, self help, bereavement, infancy death NZ$35 Available in New Zealand at: Womens Bookshop, University Bookshop, Auckland, Church of Christ Bookshop, Online orders: Wheeler books,Fishpond.co.nz ,academybooks.co.nz/product/isbn/9780473187095/ For Overseas order: www.abebooks.co.uk/9780473187095/Diary-Bereaved-Mother... please send an email: [email protected] TV and YouTube Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IZk9w-uywAs&lr=1&user=asiadownunder https://www.facebook.com/DiaryOfABereavedMotherGoodbyeMyBaby http://annkitsuetchin.blogspot.co.nz/2013/02/foreverinmyheartexhibition. ...
Kiwi citizen Gregory John Harland-White has been sentenced to 11 years jail in Borneo after being found in possession of crystal meth.A judge in Borneo has
White Borneo Kratom sa popisuje ako výborný Kratom ako pre začínajúcich, tak i pre skúsených zberateľov. White je jemnejší ako zelený Borneo
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Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive No. 74080: Sarabauite with Stibnite from Sarabau Mine, Kuching, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia (Type Locality for Sarabauite).
Orangutans are great apes and one of our closest living relatives. The Smithsonian Institutions Division of Mammals ( http://vertebrates.si.edu/mammals/ ) houses many orangutans in its scientific collections. This specimen, USNM 153832 ( http://collections.mnh.si.edu/search/mammals/?irn=7255024 ), is a female orangutan from the island of Borneo, Indonesia ( Pongo pygmaeus ), collected by W.L. Abbott.
Orangutans are great apes and one of our closest living relatives. The Smithsonian Institutions Division of Mammals ( http://vertebrates.si.edu/mammals/ ) houses many orangutans in its scientific collections. This specimen, USNM 396920 ( http://collections.mnh.si.edu/search/mammals/?irn=7048355 ), is a juvenile female orangutan from the island of Borneo, Indonesia ( Pongo pygmaeus ).
By David Alexander H. A young orangutan named Abai sets out on an adventure into the depths of the Borneo rainforest only to become lost and separated from his mother in an unfamiliar and ever changing landscape and hunted by the fiercest and most merciless of predators.. Rudy, an orphaned boy living with his Aunt and Uncle in the heart of the Borneo rainforest, struggles to settle down into his newly adopted home on the banks of the Kinabatangan River, haunted by the death of his mother following a fire which swept through his sea village home.. Then the day comes when the two meet, one saving the other, one learning how to trust, but both discovering the true value of friendship. But Abai is still the prey for one of the most dangerous animals of the Kinabatangan. ...and now his Clothed Ape friend is in danger too.. ...
From steamy jungles to blissful mountains, balmy beaches and peaceful villages, youre going to love Borneos bolunty of natural treasures seemingly tailor-made for fun, relaxation, exploration and adventure. Learn about the island and about yourself on a Borneo tour with Intrepid.
Parasite data were collected from unlogged and selectively logged lowland rain forests in Borneo. Scat from a female Viverra tangalunga (Malay civet) in the unlogged forest contained eggs of Capillaria spp., Trichuris sp., Mamomoganomus sp., and nematode larvae. Scat attributed to V. tangalunga contained reproductive products (eggs/oocysts/cysts/larvae) of Capillaria sp., Toxocara sp., Ancylostoma sp. (probably A. ceylanicum), Isospora spp., strongylate-type eggs (probably Ancylostoma spp.), Paragoni- mus sp. and other Trematoda eggs, Monocystis sp. cysts, Gnathostoma sp. (probably G. spinigerum), the lungworm Viverrostrongylus brauni, pinworm-type eggs, Eimeria spp., Sarcocystis-type sporocyst, dermanysid mites and mesostigmatid mites. Parasites from gut samples from two Hemigalus derbyanus (banded palm civets) road kills included Capil- laria sp., other trematode eggs, Demodex-type eggs, Ascarid-type eggs and pinworm-type eggs. Gut contents from a Pardoxurus
The fanged frog Limnonetces kuhlii is known to be cryptic as seen in the dynamic of species delineation among the complexes. Yet no historical demographic and genetic structure has been fully documented for this species. We investigate historical events, diversification and dispersal of the Bornean Limnonectes kuhlii Complex via Mitochondrial DNA of partial 16S rRNA. Haplotype graphical network, demographic history, neutrality test and population subdivision analysis were used to assess population genetic of the species. Two haplogroups were detected distinct within population and panmictic from East and West of Lupar gap (Batang Ai). The Lupar gap has become the geographical barrier that restricts gene flow from western and eastern populations. Ragged multimodal mismatch distribution, long terminal branches and high mutational site of network showing population in Sarawak and Sabah were rarely migrate and low gene flow. Surprisingly, most of L. kuhlii population showed population constriction ...
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Borneo langur (Trachypithecus) or lutung in local name, in Antan Kalang village. The consequences of land clearance for palm oil production are devastating for the wildlife in the area, including orangutans and monkeys who are dramatically threatened by the lost of their natural habitat
Adult male orangutans exhibit two modes of physical development, flanged and unflanged. Flanged adult males have a variety of secondary sexual characteristics, including cheek pads (called flanges), throat pouch, and long fur, that are absent from both adult females and from unflanged males. Flanged males establish and protect territories that do not overlap with other flanged males territories. Adult females, juveniles, and unflanged males do not have established territories. A flanged males mating strategy involves establishing and protecting a territory, advertising his presence, and waiting for receptive females to find him. Unflanged males are also able to reproduce; their mating strategy involving finding females in estrus and forcing copulation. Males appear to remain in the unflanged state until they are able to establish and defend a territory, at which point they can make the transition from unflanged to flanged within a few months. The two reproductive strategies, referred to as ...
Southeast Borneo has long felt the influence of outside forces, and its various peoples, whether indigenous or migrant, have also helped to shape it over long periods of time. How these things have played out in the history of a variable and uncertain environment is the subject of Han Knapens book. A product of the
We are hoping to have a 3 week holiday next year with the kids and are thinking about Malaysia (KL and Langkawi) and then maybe a Borneo extension.
On the tip of Borneo stands the World Heritage-listed Mount Kinabalu, which like other tropical mountains is known to be a hotbed of biodiversity.
What happens in Borneo...is affected by and affects societies everywhere. The notion that everyone lives in everyone elses back yard is the new reality.
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Stephen Wulffraat discovered a new species of mammal in the island of Borneo, Indonesia.According to the photographers, the animal is "an enigmatic, red-furred creature with tiny ears and distinctive markings. The leaf that obscures its face makes it impossible to say if it has a pointed snout like a dog or fox, or a flat face like a cat. A second photo, from behind, shows it to have a long, bushy tail rather like a fox, and large hind legs. It is slightly larger than a domestic cat." Link...
The Gomantong Caves in Borneo are the type of place that makes most people want to tuck their socks into their pants and run the other way. First imagine the amount of feces that millions of bats and swiftlets produce … and then imagine how many feces-feasting bugs that would attract. And thats exactly what you have to walk through in order to explore what some have dubbed the Cockroach Cave.Cave ecologist and National Geographic grantee Donald McFarlane says he finds the bird and bat guano spectacular because of all the life it sustains. The cockroaches are innumerable, he says, and in some places their numbers are so dense that there is almost no space between one cockroach and the next.Cockroaches arent the only frights in the cave. Injured or dying birds and bats, as well as a mix of living and dead flies, ticks, and other bugs, rain down from above. Expedition member Keith Christenson says that while working in caves, scientists also need to be on high alert for wheelbarrow-loads of
Imported malaria is relatively rare in industrialized countries. Obtaining a correct diagnosis of malaria may be troublesome in centers where laboratory staff are less skilled in the proper identification and quantification of causative Plasmodium species, as may occur in countries in which malaria is not endemic. These centers often use commercially available rapid diagnostic tests to diagnose malaria. In contrast to our case, Bronner et al. reported that the BinaxNOW Malaria test did not detect a P. knowlesi infection in a traveler from Sweden who had a P. knowlesi infection acquired in Malaysian Borneo (2). Low parasitemia (0.1%) in this patient may have caused the lack of reactivity with the pan-malarial antigen aldolase (2).. We evaluated the BinaxNOW Malaria and the OptiMAL Rapid Malaria (Diamed, Cressier, Switzerland) tests for detection of P. knowlesi in human blood by analysis of consecutive blood samples taken after admission. These samples were stored at -20°C for 2 weeks until tests ...
American Journal of Primatology 65:353-376 (2005) RESEARCH ARTICLE Developmental Changes in the Facial Morphology of the Borneo Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus): Possible Signals in Visual Communication NOKO KUZE1n, TITOL PETER MALIM2, AND SHIRO KOHSHIMA1 1 Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan 2 Sabah Wildlife Department, Sabah, Malaysia Orangutans display remarkable developmental changes and sexual differences in facial morphology, such as the flanges or cheek-pads that develop only on the face of dominant adult males. These changes suggest that facial morphology is an important factor in visual communication. However, developmental changes in facial morphology have not been examined in detail. We studied developmental changes in the facial morphology of the Borneo orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) by observing 79 individuals of various ages living in the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre (SORC) in Malaysia and ...
Argent, George, Anthony Lamb, Anthea Phillipps: The Rhododendrons of Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. Ed. by Wong Khoon Meng. 2007. illus. X, 280 p. gr8vo. Hardcover. (92678) 101.65 ...
Sabah: Malaysian wildlife researchers have tagged a Bornean slow loris for the first time as part of efforts to find out more about the nocturnal primate known for its big eyes and rare toxic bite.. The researchers in Sabah state on Borneo island fitted a radio-collar on a recently caught slow loris - a protected species that is threatened by the illegal pet trade - to enable them to study its behaviour. It will give scientists a valuable insight into the animal`s habits, such as where it sleeps and how it hunts for insects, lizards and other prey, they said in a statement on Sunday. As little is known about the Bornean slow loris, particularly in Sabah, any information collected… through tracking through the forest will be important in understanding the species, Benoit Goossens, director of the Danau Girang Field Centre that is spearheading the study, said in the statement. With this study, we also hope to raise the awareness in Sabah on the importance of protecting nocturnal primates as ...
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OrangutanOrangutan Kalimantan The orangutans (also spelled orang-utan, orangutang, or orang-utang) are the two exclusively Asian species of extant great apes. Native to Indonesia and Malaysia, orangutans are currently found in only the rainforests of Borneo and Sumatra. Classified in the genus Pongo, orangutans were considered to be one species. Since 1996, they have been divided into two species: the Bornean orangutan (P. pygmaeus) and the Sumatran orangutan (P. abelii). In addition, the Bornean species is divided into three subspecies. Based on genome sequencing, the two extant orangutan species evidently diverged around 400,000 years ago. The orangutans are also the only surviving species of the subfamily Ponginae, which also included several other species, such as the three extinct species of the genus Gigantopithecus, including the largest known primate Gigantopithecus blacki. The ancestors of the Ponginae subfamily split from the main ape line in Africa 16 to 19 million years ago (mya) and spread
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Tropical forests in Borneo (Brunei Darussalam, Kalimantan, Sabah and Sarawak) are considered as one of the twelve mega biodiversity centres in the world. However, until now, there is no up-to-date or complete documentation on the flora of the island. The Tree Flora of Sabah and Sarawak Project, jointly undertaken by the Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), the Forestry Department of Sabah and Forestry Department of Sarawak since 1991, is aimed at providing detailed and up-to-date botanical and ecological information on the tree resources of Sabah and Sarawak. Since its implementation, the project has established a close collaboration with and received generous help from botanists from local and international institutions/herbaria around the world. Up to 2007, a total of 1 745 species in 72 families and 267 genera have been revised and published in six volumes of the Tree Flora. These include the discovery and publication of 188 new species in 37 genera and 25 families. In addition, the ...
Receptor to interleukin-8, which is a powerful neutrophils chemotactic factor. Binding of IL-8 to the receptor causes activation of neutrophils. This response is mediated via a G-protein that activate a phosphatidylinositol-calcium second messenger system. This receptor binds to IL-8 with a high affinity and to MGSA (GRO) with a low affinity (By similarity).
Author Summary The simian parasite Plasmodium knowlesi is a common cause of malaria in Malaysian Borneo; however, little is known about its emergence over time, particularly in Sabah. We reviewed all available Sabah Department of health malaria notification records from 1992-2011, and considered notifications of P. malariae and P. knowlesi as a single group due to their microscopic similarity. We found that malaria notifications in Sabah have decreased dramatically, with P. falciparum and P. vivax notifications peaking at 33,153 and 15,877 respectively during 1994-1995, and falling to 605 and 628 respectively in 2011. Notifications of P. malariae/P. knowlesi fell from a peak of 614 in 1994 to ≈100/year in the late 1990s/early 2000s, however increased |10-fold between 2004 (n = 59) and 2011 (n = 703). In 1992 P. falciparum, P. vivax and P. malariae/P. knowlesi monoinfections accounted for 70%, 24% and 1% respectively of malaria notifications, compared to 30%, 31% and 35% in 2011. The increase in P.
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ABOVE: Ficus geocharis is a generally scarce earth fig found throughout the lowlands and hills of Borneo, here photographed at Lambir Hills in Sarawak by Jean-Yves Rasplus on 13 August 2004. The fig fruits of F. geocharis are very variable, sometime covered in hairs sometimes smooth and with a variable number of bracts. However…
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Weevil Beetle {Curculionidae} photographed on a white background in mobile field studio in tropical rainforest. Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia.
In 2004 a large focus of Plasmodium knowlesi malaria was reported in the human population in Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo. Plasmodium knowlesi, a parasite of the South-East Asian macaques (Macaca fascicularis and Macaca nemestrina), had entered the human population. Plasmodium knowlesi is transmitted by the leucosphyrus group of Anopheline mosquitoes and transmission is largely zoonotic and restricted to the jungle setting. Humans entering jungle transmission sites are at risk. Since 2004, human cases of P. knowlesi have been continuously reported in local communities and in travellers returning from South East Asia. Plasmodium knowlesi is the most common type of indigenous malaria reported in Malaysia. Infections are most often uncomplicated but at least 10% of patients report with severe malaria and 1-2% of cases have a fatal outcome. Parasitaemia is positively associated with the clinical and laboratory markers of severe malaria. The current literature on P. knowlesi, including epidemiology, ...
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Indonesia and Malaysia get all the press, but those traveling to the nation of Brunei, tucked into a corner of Borneo, will be pleased to learn that the country is covered in rainforest. Bruneis must-see animals are not easy to find, but they are more than worthy of the search.. When it comes to tourism, Brunei is one of Southeast Asias better-kept secrets, steeped in a rich and fascinating history as well as tropical and natural beauty. The majestic mosques and pristine city centers draw most visitors, and the diversity of Bruneis wildlife is, in many ways, an afterthought. Bruneis tiny landscape is diverse, and the amazing animals of Borneo have made a quiet home in the Abode of Peace.. ...
Looking for Brunei Darsussalam? Find out information about Brunei Darsussalam. or , officially State of Brunei Darussalam, sultanate , 2,226 sq mi , NW Borneo, on the South China Sea. Its two sections, separated by Brunei Bay, are... Explanation of Brunei Darsussalam
Prof. Dr. Lela Haji Suut, UNIMAS. Prof. Dr. Chua Hock Hin, Sarawak General Hopsital. Dr. Chia Pek Chin, Sarawak Veterinary Department. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aliza Abdul Rahim, UNIMAS. Japanese encephalitis (JE) is endemic in Sarawak. As of June 2014, a total of 16 cases were confirmed in Malaysia for that year and of this, eight cases were from Sarawak (50%). Since 2001, JE vaccination for children is part of the state immunization in Sarawak. This study aims to provide JE epidemiology in Serian Division, Sarawak and the factors associated with the transmission. This research received MyOHUN seed funding award on 23rd August 2016. Ethical approval from NMRR -16-2397-32373(IIR) was received on 7th Feb 2017. Case note review of cases from 2010-2015 was conducted in Sarawak General Hospital. The affected area was mapped after the review of the cases. Mosquito trapping using BG-sentinel traps for vector density (JEV using RT-PCR) started on 15th Mac 2017. However serological studies among 50 animal ...
Human infections with Plasmodium knowlesi, a malaria parasite of long-tailed and pig-tailed macaques, were thought to be extremely rare until a large focus of human infections were reported in the Kapit division of Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo in 2004. Macaques in the Kapit division also harbour P. cynomolgi, P. inui, P. simiovale, P. coatneyi, and P. fieldi. Under experimental conditions P. cynomolgi and P. inui can infect humans, and there has been one previous case of a naturally-acquired human infection with P. cynomolgi in Peninsular Malaysia, and recent cases of P. cynomolgi in asymptomatic individuals in Cambodia. The aim of the study was to determine whether human infections with P. cynomolgi and P. inui also occur in Sarawak. DNA extracted from blood samples obtained from malaria patients at Kapit Hospital were screened with nested PCR assays using species-specific primers directed at P. knowlesi, P. cynomolgi, P. inui, P. coatneyi and P. fieldi. The screening exercise indicated the ...
The simian parasite Plasmodium knowlesi causes severe human malaria; the optimal treatment remains unknown. We describe the clinical features, disease spectrum, and response to antimalarial chemotherapy, including artemether-lumefantrine and artesunate, in patients with P. knowlesi malaria diagnosed by PCR during December 2007-November 2009 at a tertiary care hospital in Sabah, Malaysia. Fifty-six patients had PCR-confirmed P. knowlesi monoinfection and clinical records available for review. Twenty-two (39%) had severe malaria; of these, 6 (27%) died. Thirteen (59%) had respiratory distress; 12 (55%), acute renal failure; and 12, shock. None experienced coma. Patients with uncomplicated disease received chloroquine, quinine, or artemether-lumefantrine, and those with severe disease received intravenous quinine or artesunate. Parasite clearance times were 1-2 days shorter with either artemether-lumefantrine or artesunate treatment. P. knowlesi is a major cause of severe and fatal malaria in Sabah.
728 views. KOTA KINABALU. Sabah and Sarawak leaders should respect and honour Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63), said Putatan MP, Datuk Dr Marcus Makin Mojigoh.. He also said he stood by what the Sarawakian leader Chief Minister Abang Johari Openg had said about MA63.. I stand to agree with what Sarawak leaders have to say (about MA63), he told The Borneo Post when he was asked to comment on parliament speaker Tan Sri Pandikar Amins conduct of challenging Abang Johari to a debate over MA63.. Dr Marcus of Upko also said he had his own version of MA63 and that he did not have to agree with Pandikar.. To me that is his personal views, said Dr Marcus, referring to Pandikars opinion that MA63 was not important.. He also said he had not read the speakers book Berpisah Tiada which was launched on Monday.. Kapayan assemblyman Dr Edwin Bosi when contacted also said he had yet to read the book.. Frankly, I dont see any point in commenting about him as he is sliding down the political ladder, said ...
Hemonia orbiferana is a moth of the family Erebidae. It was described by Francis Walker in 1863. It is found in Sri Lanka, India, Myanmar, Singapore, as well as on Borneo and Peninsular Malaysia. Head, thorax and forewings are dark purplish grey. Forewings with a fulvous speck on an ochreous ground at end of cell. A dark line runs from the costal center to near apex and then curved round to outer angle. Abdomen and hindwings pale ochreous. Bornean specimens are white. The habitat consists of lowland forests. Hemonia orbiferana Walker, 1863. jpmoth.org. Retrieved 26 July 2016. Hemonia orbiferana Walker. The Moths of Borneo. Retrieved 26 July 2016. Pitkin, Brian & Jenkins, Paul. Search results Family: Arctiidae. Butterflies and Moths of the World. Natural History Museum, London ...
Glyphoglossus flavus is a species of frog in the family Microhylidae.[2][3][4] It is endemic to Borneo and is known from the Gunung Mulu National Park in Sarawak (Malaysia), Danum Valley Conservation Area in Sabah (Malaysia), and Ulu Temburong National Park in Brunei.[1] Common names Borneo squat frog[2] and yellow burrowing frog have been coined for it.[4] ...
A summary of the aroids of Malesia at the rank of genus and above is offered, covering 44 indigenous genera. Four additional genera (Caladium Vent., Dieffenbachia Schott, Syngonium Schott, and Xanthosoma Schott) are recorded as adventives. The aroid flora of Malesia currently encompasses 1105 indigenous species, with this figure based significantly on understanding of the flora of a few well-studied areas such as Peninsular Malaysia, Jawa , and parts of Malaysian Borneo. Large areas that remain very poorly known include Kalimantan (comprising more than 70% of the land surface area of Borneo), Sumatera, and much of the island of New Guinea. It is estimated that the total will readily exceed 1900 species. General notes on life-forms and taxonomically important morphologies are provided, together with a glossary. A key to Malesian aroid taxa at the rank of genus and above is presented.. ...
Heterotrophic respiration is a major component of the soil C balance however we critically lack understanding of its variation upon conversion of peat swamp forests in tropical areas. Our research focused on a primary peat swamp forest and two oil palm plantations aged 1 (OP2012) and 6 years (OP2007). Total and heterotrophic soil respiration were monitored over 13 months in paired control and trenched plots. Spatial variability was taken into account by differentiating hummocks from hollows in the forest; close to palm from far from palm positions in the plantations.
Without oil, there may be little to expect from Bruneis economy. The nation also risks walking the same destructive path that Greece once took.. By Joelyn Chan. For decades, oil has been an integral part of Bruneis economy. As with all finite resources, oil will run out eventually. Brunei tries to stay in the game by exploring projects relating to renewable energy. However, things have been getting tough for energy-rich Brunei. The nation struggles with dwindling profits, territorial disputes in the sea and output limits imposed by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).. Bruneis restricted oil supply. Projections by various oil companies and research reports differ, but the general consensus is that oil reserves are projected to run out in the next 20 to 30 years. When that happens, Bruneis economy will take a hit. Oil and gas sector contribution to the countrys gross domestic product (GDP) has already fallen from 63.3% in 2014 to an estimated 50% these ...
The life support concession is available to individuals who require the use of a home-based oxygen concentrator or kidney dialysis machine.. If you are eligible for the concession, you will receive a payment of $694.18 per year, or $57.85 per month ($173.55 per quarter) for each oxygen concentrator, or $464.88 per year, or $38.74 per month ($116.22 per quarter) for each kidney dialysis machine you use. The concession is calculated monthly and paid quarterly by the Queensland Government.. You will receive your payment on or around 1 January, 1 April, 1 July and 1 October each year, by electronic funds transfer to your nominated bank account. Applications lodged less than 21 days before the payment date will be paid on the next payment date.. For further information about the life support concession, including how to determine eligibility and how to apply, please visit the Queensland Government website at ...
Acacia Seedlings in Pulpwood Concession PT AHL in Kalimantan - GP0STOSFM Acacia seedlings ready for planting seen inside the pulpwood concession PT. Adindo Hutani Lestari, a supplier to PT. Riau Andalan Pulp & Paper (PT RAPP, part of APRIL) in Sesayap village, Tana Tidung Regency, North Kalimantan Province.
Rice paddy field (Oryza sativa) bordered by an African oil palm plantation (Elaeis guineensis, top). The cultivation of commercial crops in Malaysia has led to a significant loss of rainforest. Photographed in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. - Stock Image E768/0635
Overall Crime and Safety Situation. U.S. Embassy Bandar Seri Begawan does not assume responsibility for the professional ability or integrity of the persons or firms appearing in this report. The American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit cannot recommend a particular individual or establishment and assumes no responsibility for the quality of service provided.. The U.S. Department of State has assessed Bandar Seri Begawan as being a low-threat location for crime directed at or affecting official U.S. government interests.. Please review OSACs Brunei webpage for proprietary analytic reports, Consular Messages, and contact information.. Brunei Darussalam is a small country (5,765 square kilometers) situated in northwest Borneo, an island in Southeast Asia shared with Malaysia and Indonesia. With a population of approximately 423,000, Bandar Seri Begawan is the capital and the center of all government services. Bruneis main source of national income is the exportation of oil and gas, which has allowed ...
Bandar Seri Begawan: Capital of Brunei. The city lies along the Brunei River near its mouth on Brunei Bay, an inlet of the South China Sea on the northern coast of the island of Borneo. Bandar Seri...
Tempat tidur gantung (hammock) yang terbuat dari selang pemadam kebakaran ini adalah tempat tidur Memo selama di kandang. Ketiga animal keeper COP Borneo harus lebih sering lagi memperbaiki hammock tersebut bahkan menggantinya dengan yang baru. Hammock buatan kami hanya bertahan hitungan minggu bahkan hari… Memo dengan kekuatannya dengan mudah menghancurkannya, padahal kami memasangnya sampai berkeringat., ujar Anen sambil memasang hammock.. Dua setengah tahun sudah kami mengenal Memo di pusat rehabilitasi orangutan COP Borneo. Orangutan betina ini terpaksa berada di kandang karantina tanpa ada kemungkinan dilepasliarkan kembali ke hutan. Memo menderita hepatitis B. Gulungan bekas selang pemadam kebakaran ini adalah bantuan dari Damkar Berau pertengahan tahun ini. Disulap sebentar ya… untuk tempat tidurnya Memo yang rusak., ujar Jevri. Membuatkan hammock, memberikan enrichment, mengajaknya berkomunikasi hanyalah sedikit usaha kami untuk menghiburnya. Setidaknya, Memo sudah menjalankan ...
Bracket fungi (Ganoderma sp.) on decaying wood. Photographed in the Danum Valley Conservation Area, Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. - Stock Image B250/1789
Ingo Arndt / Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) portrait of adult male with large cheek pads, Tanjung Puting National Park, Kalimantan, Borneo / 00762021
Previous confused with Limnonectes laticeps according to the original publication. Das, 2007, Amph. Rept. Brunei: 51, provided a photograph and brief account for Brunei as Limnonectes laticeps and suggested that the Borneo population was a distinct species. Matsui, Kuraishi, Eto, Hamidy, Nishikawa, Shimada, Yambun Imbun, Vairappan, and Hossman, 2016, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 102: 305-319, who noted, on the basis of DNA analysis, that this species plus 17 unnamed ones from Borneo form the sister taxon of Limnonectes cintalubang. ...
The Sarawak Foundation was established under the Sarawak Foundation Ordinance as a Statutory Body on 27 May 1971 with the objective to grant scholarships or to provide financial assistance of any form to any person born in Sarawak, in particular, and to any Malaysian citizen, in general, to pursue their education in schools, colleges, universities or institutions of higher learning within Malaysia or abroad on such terms and conditions as the Board deems fit or proper.
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The Irrawaddy Dolphin is an Endangered cetacean that is typically found in coastal shallows throughout Southeast Asia. In Indonesias Mahakam River, however, exists a Critically Endangered population of Mahakam River Dolphin that consists of around 80 individuals. This population is revered by the local community, but is highly threatened by entanglement in gill nets and the destruction of riparian habitat. Researchers are in the process of analyzing the DNA of this isolated population and believe that it may be genetically distinct from other populations.. Rainforest Trust and local partner Yayasan Konservasi Rare Aquatic Species of Indonesia seek $383,796 to establish a 119,277-acre Aquatic Nature Reserve and a 179,808-acre Peat Swamp Conservation Area along the Mahakam River in East Kalimantan, Indonesia. This will protect a total of 299,085 acres. These protected areas will secure important habitat for many threatened aquatic and terrestrial species, including the Critically Endangered ...
A key challenge for tropical conservation biologists is to assess how forest management practices affect biodiversity and associated ecosystem functions. Dung beetles (Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae) provide an ideal focal guild for such studies. We compared dung beetle assemblages and experimentally assessed rates of dung removal and seed burial in undisturbed forest, low-intensity selectively logged forest under sustainable forest management, and high-intensity logged forest, not under sustainable management in Malaysian Borneo. In total, 7923 individuals from 39 species of dung beetle were collected. There were no significant differences in abundance, biomass or diversity across sites. Species richness was significantly lower in the high-intensity logged sites. Beta diversity was low: of 35 species recorded in undisturbed forest sites, 32 were also captured in low-intensity sites and 29 in high-intensity sites. The environmental and vegetation variables measured had little influence on species
Offshore staff. CAIRO, Egypt - BP has signed amendments with Egypts Petroleum Ministry for the Temsah, Ras El Barr, and Nile Delta Offshore concessions.. Hesham Mekawi, regional president, BP North Africa said: The conclusion of these amendments was a critical milestone that allowed the discovery and fasttrack development of the Nooros field in the Nile Delta offshore concession which this month achieved record production of 700 MMcf/d and is targeted to reach 880 MMcf/d by early 2017.. BP will also drill additional wells in Ras El Barr and Temsah areas that are expected to bring significant gas to the Egyptian domestic market.. The company has a 50% interest in Temsah and Ras El Barr, and a 25% interest in the Nile Delta Offshore concession. Eni holds the interest via its subsidiary IEOC.. In June, BP reported another substantial gas discovery in the nearshore Baltim South development lease: this was then appraised by the Baltim SW-2 well which penetrated an 86-m (282-ft) net gas column ...
KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysia will return the body of the half-brother of North Koreas leader, the countrys deputy prime minister said Thursday, as police probing the airport assassination quizzed three suspects.. South Korea says female agents working for Pyongyang poisoned Kim Jong-Nam as he readied to board a flight on Monday.. North Korea has made no comment on the killing, but its diplomats objected to an autopsy Malaysian investigators carried out, a senior official said.. A woman with an Indonesian passport was taken into custody overnight, a police statement said, and was being questioned along with a 28-year-old woman with a Vietnamese travel document detained on Wednesday.. A Malaysian man had also been arrested, Selangor state police chief Abdul Samah Mat told AFP, as detectives tried to get to the bottom of the murder of the estranged playboy brother of Kim Jong-Un.. The portly 45-year-old Jong-Nam had some kind of liquid sprayed in his face after being set upon by two women, ...
Many studies classifying Gracilaria species for the exploitation of agarophytes and the development of the agar industry were conducted before the prevalence of molecular tools, resulting in the description of many species based solely on their morphology. Convenor: C. van den Hoek. One of natural preservatives from marine is the extract of Gracilaria sp. â ¦ 3. Chen, C. S. and J. R. Zhang, 1999. contain both the C18 and C20 fatty acid oxidative pathways, ... Reactive species and antioxidantsâ redox biology is a fundamental theme of aerobic life. Nguyen, P. T.; Ruangchuay, R., and Lueangthuwapranit, C., 2016. Introduction. 4. Algae are autotrophic organisms and they have chlorophyll. A wild population of Gracilaria exists in coastal areas of Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo, but there is only limited knowledge on species diversity and its abundance leaving the untapped economic potential of this resource. You get a full plant not a frag. The chloroplast genome of Gracilaria firma was sequenced in ...
Malaysia has something like 200 species of frogs. Of these, there were two that I really hoped to see on my first trip to this country. On my first night in Malaysia, my first goal was reached when Kurt found not one but two Wallaces Flying Frogs for me. But we failed to find the second target, the world-famous Long-nosed Horned Frog aka Malayan Horned Frog aka Borneo Horned Frog aka Asian Horned Frog aka yada yada yada. Now I was on my own in Borneo, without Kurts vast experience and sharp eyes to help me out. But I had gotten many chances to see him in action in Peninsular Malaysia, finding frogs of similar size and lifestyle, and I had picked up the basic tricks of the trade. I knew these Long-nosed Horned Frogs to be reasonably common at Kubah, and armed with my newfound experience I had a pretty good idea where and when and how to go looking for them. This paid off early in my second night at Kubah, when following some eyeshine led me to this ridiculously camouflaged and grumpy-looking ...
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Borneo is also the hotspot of Shorea diversity with 138 species, of which 91 are endemic to the island. The majority of Shorea ... Borneo tallow nut oil is extracted from the egg-shaped, winged fruit of Shorea species. Of the 148 species of Shorea currently ... "Borneo". Eastern Native Tree Society. Retrieved 2008-06-21. Ashton, P. S. "Dipterocarpaceae". In Tree Flora of Sabah and ... "Minor oil crops - Individual monographs (Balanites-Borneo tallow nut-Brazil nut-Caryocar spp)". www.fao.org. FAO. Retrieved 15 ...
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The park is also part of the Heart of Borneo international conservation agreement. The only accommodation inside the National ... "Treasured find in Green Jewel » Borneo Bulletin Online". Treasured find in Green Jewel. 2022-10-22. Retrieved 2022-10-22. "Ulu ... Thiessen, Tamara (1 January 2009). Borneo: Sabah, Brunei, Sarawak : the Bradt travel guide. Bradt Travel Guides. p. 145. ISBN ... Forestry Department of Brunei: The Heart of Borneo Archived 2012-07-31 at archive.today, retrieved 18 February 2013 "National ...
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Episode 1: Mama Abut and her baby, found starving, get another chance in the wild heart of Borneo. Episode 2: The Rescue Team ... The centre was founded in 1994, a year after Lone Dröscher Nielsen permanently moved to Borneo. She could see what effect the ... "Orangutan Diary". Series 1 and Series 2. Borneo. BBC. BBC Two. "Orangutan Diary Exclusive Preview" on YouTube Orangutan Diaries ... a member of the Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) foundation. The program tries to detail the threat that the orangutans face in ...
"Borneo FC Perkenalkan Juan Alsina Sebagai Pemain Baru". Borneo. 22 August 2019. Retrieved 22 August 2019. "Borneo FC Kedatangan ... "Alasan Borneo FC Pilih Juan Alsina". Borneo. 22 August 2019. Retrieved 22 August 2019. "Ficha Estadistica de JUAN ALSINA". BDFA ... After eighteen games for Guillermo Brown, Alsina headed off to Indonesia in August 2019 to join Liga 1 side Borneo. During his ... Borneo F.C. players, Club Atlético Alvarado players). ... in seventeen league matches for Borneo. In early 2020, Alsina ...
"Deforestation in Borneo and Sumatra , WWF". wwf.panda.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12. Platt, John (2016-07-11). "Bornean Orangutan ... It is predicted that the current rate of forest loss, poaching and illegal pet trading in Borneo will continue, therefore it is ... Presently, only 50% of the original forest cover remains in Borneo. It is expected that by 2020, this forest cover will reduce ... Deforestation in Sumatra and Borneo is the primary reason for the endangerment of all species of orangutans. Timber is ...
Borneo; Balikpapan. Festberg 1972, p. 72. "12th Battalion". First World War, 1914-1918 units. Australian War Memorial. ...
Endemic flora of Borneo, Trees of Borneo, Taxonomy articles created by Polbot, All stub articles, Dipterocarpaceae stubs). ... "Borneo". Eastern Native Tree Society. Retrieved 2008-06-21. v t e (Articles with short description, Short description is ... Shorea smithiana is endemic to Borneo. It is threatened by habitat loss. The tallest measured specimen is 82.3 m tall in the ... Tawau Hills National Park, in Sabah, Borneo. Randi, A.; Julia, S.; Kusumadewi, Y.; Robiansyah, I.; Hoo, P.K.; Maycock, C.R.; ...
"Borneo". Lonely Planet. 2008. pp. 185-. ISBN 978-1-74059-105-8. Retrieved 11 July 2014. Handschoenmarkt, Antwerpen, Belgium ...
Borneo. Hippa, H. (1990). "The genus Milesia Latreille (Diptera, Syrphidae)". Acta Zoologica Fennica. 187: 1-226. v t e ( ...
Payne, J.; Francis, C. M. & Phillipps, K (1994). A Field guide to the Mammals of Borneo. Petaling Jaya: The Sabah Society. ... Named for American naturalist Thomas Horsfield, it occurs on Borneo, Sumatra and nearby islands and is, like other members of ... Horsfield's tarsier is found in Southern Sumatra, Borneo and nearby islands. The Bornean subspecies, C. b. borneanus, is known ... In the "Heart of Borneo" project, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have played a role in promoting the critical initiative ...
... would remain under the administration of the State of North Borneo's British North Borneo Company. The supplemental treaty ... The North Borneo Cession Order in Council 1946 "Exchange of Notes between the Government of the United Kingdom and the ... On July 15, 1946, the United Kingdom annexed the State of North Borneo and, in the view of the United Kingdom, became the ... Manuel L. Carreon, Maragtas: The Datus from Borneo, Sarawak Museum Journal Vol. VIII (1957) pp. 51-99, and an 1858 manuscript ...
Chris Rowthorn; Muhammad Cohen; China Williams (2008). Borneo. Ediz. Inglese. Lonely Planet. pp. 97-. ISBN 978-1-74059-105-8. ...
Borneo; Labuan; and Beaufort (inherited). "43rd Battalion". Digger History. Retrieved 15 March 2014. Grey 2008, pp. 99-100. " ...
Rowthorn, C.; Cohen, M.; Williams, C. (2008). Borneo. Ediz. Inglese. Lonely Planet Borneo. Lonely Planet. p. 43. ISBN 978-1- ...
Borneo. Meijere, J.C.H. de (1932). "Aus Nepenthes-Bechern gezuchtete Syrphiden". Tijdschrift voor Entomologie. 75: 153-162. ...
The British North Borneo governor at the time, Roland Turnbull had requested the British to provide him with security forces ... HENRY KEPPEL, R.N. (1846). THE EXPEDITION TO BORNEO OF H.M.S. DIDO FOR THE SUPPRESSION OF PIRACY. Chapman and Hall. pp. 214-. " ... Borneo. Ediz. Inglese. Lonely Planet. 2008. pp. 26-. ISBN 978-1-74059-105-8. Roy Goh (13 October 2014). "More assets to enhance ... During the last years of British rule in North Borneo, both seafarers and coastal settlements suffered a high numbers of ...
Borneo. Bigot, J.M.F. (1876). "6. Diptères nouveaux ou peu connus. 4 partie, V: Asilides exotiques nouveaux; 5 partie, VI: ...
North Borneo Railway; The first train in North Borneo". British North Borneo Chartered Company: Views of British North Borneo, ... By 1888, North Borneo, Sarawak and Brunei in northern Borneo had become British protectorate. The area in southern Borneo was ... On a map from around 1601, Brunei city is referred to as Borneo, and the whole island is also labelled Borneo. The name Borneo ... Borneo travel guide from Wikivoyage Media related to Borneo at Wikimedia Commons Environmental Profile of Borneo - Background ...
Leptospira species are endemic in Malaysian Borneo but were not recognized to be causing a large burden of disease at the time ... Update: Outbreak of Acute Febrile Illness Among Athletes Participating in Eco-Challenge-Sabah 2000 --- Borneo, Malaysia, 2000. ... in Borneo, Malaysia, during August 21--September 3, 2000 (1). Participants included athletes from 29 U.S. states and 26 ...
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... On Sumatra and Borneo, scores of fires were billowing thick smoke across a wide area on October 13 ... Open burning of agricultural lands and forests on southern Borneo is creating thick smoke that reaches northward to the part of ...
PRNewswire/ -- Borneo is rapidly becoming a top Asian tourist destination so Freedom Asia reveals how to make the most of this ... Borneo holidays are increasing; Sabah Tourism points out that 2,275 Brits ventured to Borneo in the month of April alone. This ... Borneo is rapidly becoming a top Asian tourist destination so Freedom Asia reveals how to make the most of this magical island ... Holidays Borneo should aim to be as diverse as the islands flora and fauna, although in reality achieving this is impossible on ...
The Jokowi government must acknowledge the environmental crisis in Borneo ... A climate emergency in Borneo. At the start of 2021, amidst the Covid -19 pandemic, Borneo found itself in the news with the ... An Environmental Crisis in Borneo. Arie Rompas 28 January 2021. • 7 min read • 4 Comments ... We must protect Borneo because our lives depend on it.. Arie Rompas is the Forest Campaign Team Leader in Greenpeace Indonesia. ...
Learn about the animals and people of Borneo and Sumatra, as well as the threats these regions face, what WWF is doing, and how ... Borneo is the worlds third largest island, covering an area slightly larger than Texas. Sumatra is the worlds sixth largest ... The forests of Borneo and Sumatra are home to marvelous creatures like the proboscis monkey, sun bear, clouded leopard, and ... In Borneo and Sumatra WWF works with local communities and governments and uses global action to address the relentless forces ...
The Dracula Monkey of Borneo Forrest returns to the volcanic islands of Indonesia to find the Millers Grizzled Langur, ...
Borneo. Abstract: Borneo is an ancient land of wild beasts and peculiar flora. It is one of the largest islands in the world ... Did you hop a train in Italy? Get kidnapped in Borneo? Witness a coup in Ecuador? These things all can happen in the often ... With my bags dropped off and no guide or friends to walk with, I decided to trail-test this hike-on-your-own-in-darkest-Borneo ... In Sumatra, the orangs must take to the trees to stay safe, but in Borneo, the "orange men of the forest" have no need for tree ...
Report of the Commission of Enquiry, North Borneo and Sarawak, 1962. *Malaysia, Report of the Inter-Governmental Committee, ... Agreement relating to Malaysia between United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Federation of Malaya, North Borneo ... Policy in regard to Malaya and Borneo, 29 August 1945 by the Government of the United Kingdom ... This page links to documents related to the nation of North Borneo. ...
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It would also link up with the Trans Borneo Highway, connecting Malaysian Borneo to the Indonesian provinces and Brunei on the ... Connecting an island: Traveling the Pan Borneo Highway. Malaysias construction of the Pan Borneo Highway struggles to balance ... economies and connect them with the Indonesian provinces on the island of Borneo as part of the Trans Borneo Highway. ... Malaysian Borneos roads vary widely in their state of repair, their width and how much theyre used. Just this year, crews ...
Can anyone help please with the ID of this bird? Poor shot taken from hotel window. From memory, thrush-like and about blackbird size.
Borneo Survivorman Les Stroud journeys to the remote jungles of Borneo to learn the secrets of the Mentawai, and survive in ...
Look to Sabah and Sarawak to be the kingmakers in the Malaysias next general election.
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Within the Pin-Supu Forest Reserve, there have been about 11 limestones caved identified. These caves are said to have unique interior cave formations, ancient artefacts and inhabited by many kinds of troglofauna.. Marked as an important archaeological site, similar to Agop Batu Tulug, these caves used to be a burial site about 500 to 900 years ago. There are about 68 ancient wooden coffins discovered here and remains of human skeletons, beads and ceramics were found near the burial place.. In 2010, KOPEL began active conservation and restoration works in the Supu Limestones Caves to manage and restore the swiftlet population. If you are keen to explore this remote area, a tour to Supu Caves can be pre-arranged directly with MESCOT KOPEL or with your local travel agents.. ...
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Here, he shares photographs from a trip to Borneo, where he witnessed surprisingly enterprising relationships between pitcher ... Here, he shares photographs from a trip to Borneo, where he witnessed surprisingly enterprising relationships between pitcher ... Borneo is the center of diversity in pitcher plants, and I headed for the lowland swamp forests of Brunei, some of the last ... I leave Borneo impressed and awed by just how much behavior these pitcher plants display and amazed at how much more there is ...
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  • spared from the World War Two bombing that other Borneo cities suffered, Kuching has some wonderful architecture, museums and shopping opportunities with the best handicraft selection in Borneo. (adventurealternative.com)
  • Kuching, meaning 'cat' in Malay, is arguably the most pleasant city in Malaysian Borneo. (intrepidtravel.com)
  • Participate in Make for the Planet Borneo and create solutions to conservation challenges in front of a global audience at the 5th International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC5) in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia June 24-29, 2018! (southernfriedscience.com)
  • The tweet below shows a video taken in Kuching, Malaysia, on the island of Borneo. (devhardware.com)
  • Kuching med sina 700 000 invånare är den största staden på världens tredje största ö Borneo . (blueberry.nu)
  • Kuching har blivit utsedd till Sydostasiens bästa stad att bo i och är en av de renaste och hälsosammaste städerna i världen. (blueberry.nu)
  • Tack vare den avslappnade livsstilen i Kuching så är det en bra plats att studera utomlands i. (blueberry.nu)
  • At the start of 2021, amidst the Covid -19 pandemic, Borneo found itself in the news with the widespread floodings in South Kalimantan. (greenpeace.org)
  • Borneo is divided between the Malaysian provinces of Sabah and Sarawak, Indonesian Kalimantan and the Kingdom of Brunei. (responsibletravel.com)
  • Indonesian Borneo Kalimantan is still new to tourism, with most travelling done by boat, and is less suitable for families with young children. (responsibletravel.com)
  • According to WWF, all lowland rainforests in Kalimantan, the Indonesian part of Borneo, would disappear by 2010, if the current deforestation rate of 1.3 million hectares per year continues. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • The Indonesian portion of Borneo is known as Kalimantan and the Malaysian part is divided into two states, Sabah and Sarawak. (adventurealternative.com)
  • Known as Kalimantan, Indonesia's section of Borneo - the island it shares with Malaysia and Brunei - is home to major mining activities as well as rainforests, and is one of the few places on Earth with orangutans in their natural habitat. (rappler.com)
  • Borneo Highlands Resort is cleverly tucked away in the exotic rainforest of Borneo standing at the height of 1,000 metres above sea level on the Sarawak-Kalimantan border. (tourism.gov.my)
  • BBC reported that 2 new mammals have been found in Borneo (Kalimantan), Indonesia . (sufehmi.com)
  • In 2018, some of the earliest known rock art was found in caves of East Kalimantan, Borneo, dating to 40,000 years ago. (dailyexcelsior.com)
  • We were in the Kaget Island Nature Reserve, where the Barito River meets the Java Sea in South Kalimantan, Borneo, Indonesia. (sharkreef.org)
  • JAKARTA, Indonesia - Rescuers have found 42 survivors and are searching for one man still missing after a speedboat capsized off Indonesia's part of Borneo island. (foxnews.com)
  • Healthy forests cover much of highlands and adjacent foothills along the borders of Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia, connecting in places with rich, lowland forests to form a corridor of life - the Heart of Borneo. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • Borneo is the third largest island in the world after Greenland and New Guinea, and is divided among three separate countries: Indonesia, Malaysia and the Sultanate of Brunei. (adventurealternative.com)
  • WWF's Heart of Borneo work is led by a collaboration between WWF-Indonesia and WWF-Malaysia and driven by support from WWF offices around the world. (panda.org)
  • JAKARTA, Indonesia (UPDATED) - Indonesia will move its capital to the eastern edge of jungle-clad Borneo island, President Joko Widodo said Monday, August 26, as the country shifts its political heart away from congested and sinking megalopolis Jakarta . (rappler.com)
  • Seeing orangutan in Borneo: Malaysia or Indonesia? (audleytravel.com)
  • Although Borneo is the place to see orangutans in the wild, its political separation as part Malaysia, part Indonesia does leave you with choices for where to plan your orangutan-spotting trip. (audleytravel.com)
  • PT Bursa Efek Indonesia (BEI) kembali menghentikan sementara (suspensi) saham PT Borneo Lumbung Energi & Metal Tbk. (bisnis.com)
  • PT Bursa Efek Indonesia mencabut suspensi saham PT Borneo Lumbung Energy & Metal Tbk. (bisnis.com)
  • Worried about overpopulation, rising sea levels and urban chaos in Jakarta, the government of Indonesia is considering hopping islands and moving its capital to Borneo. (globalconstructionreview.com)
  • Batang Ai National Park has the highest orangutan population density in the whole of central Borneo and the local Iban community which make up some 30 percent of Sarawak s population are fully involved in park management and wildlife conservation. (responsibletravel.com)
  • Frank S. Razem, specialist geographer associate with the South Florida Water Management District, was participating in the Orangutan Foundation International (OFI) GIS Volunteer program for mapping orangutan habitat in Indonesian Borneo when this photo was snapped. (esri.com)
  • Perhaps the most famous place to see orangutans in Borneo, the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre is a popular draw in East Sabah . (tripsavvy.com)
  • The king of Borneo was without any doubt the Orangutan which we hoped to see on our two-day tour on our Klotok and on foot. (indonesia.travel)
  • At the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre on the edge of the Kabili-Sepilok forest reserve in Sabah, Borneo you can really get up close and personal with these magnificent creatures. (tropicalsky.ie)
  • In 2008, he learned about the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Center in on the Malaysian portion of the island of Borneo. (holeinthedonut.com)
  • Most notably through the high profile programmes to protect the Bornean orangutan and the 2007 'Heart of Borneo' agreement. (borneodream.com)
  • Despite the gloom over the outcome of the biodiversity conference in Curitiba in the last week of March, some good things were achieved, among them the agreement on island marine parks and the launch of the three-country Heart of Borneo Conservation initiative, reported below. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • The Heart of Borneo harbours up to six per cent of the world's total biodiversity and is the source of 14 of the island's 20 major rivers," said Mr. Arman Mallolongan, Director General, Forest Protection and Nature Conservation, Indonesian Ministry of Forestry. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • Conserving the Heart of Borneo will not only save hundreds or even thousands of species, but also provide water security, food security and cultural survival for the people of Borneo. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • In addition, the three Bornean governments recently announced new conservation measures within the Heart of Borneo. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • The scheme - supported by Chinese investments - was expected to cover an area of 1.8 million hectares and would have had long-lasting, damaging consequences on the Heart of Borneo. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • WWF considers the Heart of Borneo to be one of its top global priorities," added Leape. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • The Government of Brunei's representative, Mr. Mahmud Yussof, said he hoped a tri-country Declaration for the Heart of Borneo could be signed at the fourteenth session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development, next May in New York. (peopleandplanet.net)
  • What is the Heart of Borneo? (panda.org)
  • The Heart of Borneo (HoB) refers to the main part of the island where forests remain intact. (panda.org)
  • But the Heart of Borneo is not just a treasure trove of biodiversity - it is also a source of life and livelihood for people, providing ecological services for at least 11 million Borneans, including a million forest-dwelling indigenous Dayaks. (panda.org)
  • The aim of the programme is to conserve the biodiversity of the Heart of Borneo for the benefit of the people who rely upon it through a network of protected areas, sustainable management of forests and other sustainable land uses. (panda.org)
  • Get our latest news on the Heart of Borneo from WWF! (panda.org)
  • Being part of Borneo and in our effort to retain ecological connectivity and to conserve a large tract of forest resources, Brunei Darussalam has become a strong partner in the Heart of Borneo (HoB) Initiative. (panda.org)
  • Hotels tend to be our littlest well-known development to get only given it is incredibly https://kompakhadventure.com/trip/6-days-wild-jungle-treking-in-the-heart-of-borneo-in-mendalam-river difficult to complement you if you don't hang out within the reception. (stanleymuseum.org)
  • This paper investigates the security impacts of climate change in three Southeast Asian cross-border areas- the Greater Mekong Subregion, the Heart of Borneo and the Coral Triangle - through an examination of the ways in which climate change results in human insecurity and possibly social unrest, tension and conflict. (rsis.edu.sg)
  • SAMARINDA - Borneo FC akan melawan Persebaya Surabaya pada pekan kelima Liga 1 2022-2023 . (okezone.com)
  • This page links to documents related to the nation of North Borneo. (wikisource.org)
  • North Borneo: annual report of the Medical Department for the year 1955 by L.J. Clapham. (who.int)
  • I should like to have written more about my wanderings in North Borneo, as well as in Samoa and Celebes and various other countries, but the size of the book precludes this. (explorion.net)
  • In 1963, Malaysia was formed with Singapore, North Borneo and Sarawak. (who.int)
  • On Sumatra and Borneo, scores of fires were billowing thick smoke across a wide area on October 13 and 14, 2004. (nasa.gov)
  • Today, orangutans are only found in their natural habitat on the two islands of Sumatra and Borneo. (optimistdaily.com)
  • Lush, dense rainforests, colourful reefs, mighty mountains and unique wildlife including orang-utans and turtles, inspire visitors to Borneo with a real sense of adventure. (prnewswire.com)
  • All responsible rainforest holidays bring benefits to the local people and wildlife, but travellers who want to get their hands dirty and make a visible difference will find that Borneo is the best place to go. (responsibletravel.com)
  • Borneo holidays immerse you in rainforest life where you can work and live alongside locals, helping to monitor rehabilitated wildlife or replant the jungle one tree at a time. (responsibletravel.com)
  • All of the conservation projects in the area benefit from one another's information and efforts to protect all of the wildlife in Borneo! (houstonzoo.org)
  • From Dec. 1-11, 2017 the Houston Zoo and Houston's KPRC Channel 2 are traveling to southeast Asia and the island of Borneo to document the work you are supporting to protect the counterparts of the wildlife that you see when you visit the Zoo. (houstonzoo.org)
  • Spend time getting to know the unique wildlife of Borneo at conservation sanctuaries for orangutans, proboscis monkeys and sun bears. (intrepidtravel.com)
  • The Legendary Rainforests of Borneo bring to mind images of towering trees, abundant wildlife and wild foreboding rain forests filled with raging rivers. (theplanetd.com)
  • Go on a Jungle Safari - Take a boat up the The Sungai (river) Kinabatangan right into the heart of the jungle of Borneo, and stay in a rustic camp for a few days with Uncle Tan Wildlife Adventures . (theplanetd.com)
  • Every penny raised through your generous donations will be directly supporting wildlife in Borneo and our conservation partners, Hutan. (chesterzoo.org)
  • After hearing about this place only in school, back home in Germany, we now had the chance to witness vegetation, climate and of course the wildlife of Borneo with our own eyes and cameras. (indonesia.travel)
  • Travel to Borneo on an 9-day family adventure and discover the curious wildlife and spectacular landscapes of the region. (intrepidtravel.com)
  • Discover some of the best properties, places and wildlife on offer and how we can make your honeymoon in Borneo extra special. (audleytravel.com)
  • For the middle, wildlife focussed section we booked through Naturalis, a Borneo based company that @ Safari Cal uses. (safaritalk.net)
  • Back in October 2016 I embarked on a month long trip to Borneo, filming in the coastal jungles with the aim of capturing the endemic wildlife and producing a series of natural history films. (paguk.com)
  • Experience the best wildlife in Borneo on this trip as you go exploring for wildlife by river boat or overland. (aito.com)
  • This tour combines the best of Borneo adventure, nature, river cruising, abundant wildlife and more. (aito.com)
  • Bespoke Borneo tour in Sabah, visiting Mount Kinabalu National Park,Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Kinabatangan River and Dermakot. (aito.com)
  • Experience the wildlife, rainforest, and rugged beauty of Borneo, the fast pace of Kuala Lumpur, and the beaches and culture of Bali. (aito.com)
  • Let us take you through the best of Borneo, from Sarawak's stunning Mulu Caves to historical Brunei, the majestic mountain of Kinabalu and finally for superb wildlife viewing at the multi-award winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge. (aito.com)
  • Spend 5 spectacular days in Borneo in search of wildlife. (aito.com)
  • This will be of immense appeal to everyone with an interest in the natural world, wildlife, conservation, Borneo in particular and anyone who enjoys an entertaining read. (whittlespublishing.com)
  • A Greenhorn Naturalist in Borneo , my chronicles about our encounters with that island's wildlife, is coming out in October. (fieldherpforum.com)
  • Orangutans at the Semenggoh Wildlife Centre, Sarawak, Borneo. (southeastasiabackpacker.com)
  • It focuses on the states of Sabah and Sarawak in Malaysian Borneo, which offer a lot of variety in a smaller radius than Indonesian Borneo. (audleytravel.com)
  • Additionally, the Malaysian federal territory of Labuan is situated on a small island just off the coast of Borneo. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the next 3 days, the fever subsided, but the patient after Travel to Malaysian experienced a sore throat, bilateral conjunctivitis, and a Borneo, September 2014 burning sensation of the palms and soles. (cdc.gov)
  • As the thirst for adventure holidays becomes greater the tropical Malaysian island of Borneo garners greater attention. (prnewswire.com)
  • The Malaysian states of Sarawak and Sabah are in the midst of building more than 2,000 kilometers (1,200 miles) of the Pan Borneo Highway. (mongabay.com)
  • Advocates of the highway, including many politicians, say the upgraded, widened and in some places entirely new stretches of highway will link markets and provide a jolt to the promising tourism sector in Malaysian Borneo. (mongabay.com)
  • MIRI, Malaysia - Tucked under the sweep of green that blankets parts of Malaysian Borneo is a unique mix of nature, culture and outdoor adventures matched by few other places in the world. (mongabay.com)
  • It would also link up with the Trans Borneo Highway, connecting Malaysian Borneo to the Indonesian provinces and Brunei on the world's third-largest island, with more than 5,000 kilometers (3,100 miles) of roadway. (mongabay.com)
  • Most families focus on Malaysian Borneo, spending their time in Sabah or Sarawak or a combination of the two. (responsibletravel.com)
  • We outlined some basic country information about Malaysian Borneo below. (adventurealternative.com)
  • A British colony for over a century, Malaysian Borneo has been a democratic constitutional monarchy since gaining independence in 1963. (adventurealternative.com)
  • Since our tours all take place on the Malaysian part of Borneo, the only currency you will need is the Malaysian Ringgit. (adventurealternative.com)
  • The country code for Malaysian Borneo is +60. (adventurealternative.com)
  • Discover the natural and historical beauty of northern section of Borneo in the Malaysian state of Sabah, and understand why this one of the original and best-selling Intrepid Adventures. (intrepidtravel.com)
  • Hands down one of our favorite adventure destinations on the planet is Malaysian Borneo . (theplanetd.com)
  • The Borneo currency is the Malaysian Ringett (MYR) and is around 4 MYR to 1 USD. (theplanetd.com)
  • This data set contains stacked detection matrices for 28 recorded mammal species across 115 sampling locations at the Stability of Altered Forest Ecosystems (SAFE) project site located in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. (data.gov.uk)
  • Borneo specialist Sophie explains why Malaysian Borneo is a great family holiday destination. (audleytravel.com)
  • Date of fever onset for suspected and confirmed cases of leptospirosis in Eco-Challenge-Sabah 2000 athletes, Malaysian Borneo, August 21-September 14, 2000. (cdc.gov)
  • Hi all, some of you might remember that after four years of herping here in Taiwan, creating a website on the island's snakes , and writing a book about my exploits , I moved with my family to Malaysian Borneo for eight years. (fieldherpforum.com)
  • After a Skype call and a few email exchanges, he offered me the opportunity to volunteer with GE and Tonibung in Malaysian Borneo. (greenempowerment.org)
  • Homalomena lambirensis S. Y. Wong & P. C. Boyce is described and illustrated as a new species of the Homalomena Hanneae complex [Cyrtocladon clade] from Lambir Hills National Park, northeast Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo to where it is endemic. (uni-muenchen.de)
  • Let's show the love across the ocean, tell the world why we love Borneo with the #iheartborneo hashtag, and bring the Borneo and West Malaysian web communities closer together. (joycescapade.com)
  • If you're searching for your next bucket-list destination, here's why I recommend putting the diverse state of Sarawak, in Malaysian Borneo, firmly at the top! (southeastasiabackpacker.com)
  • Prisbelönt Eco-Lodge på Malaysian Borneo (Sabah). (indcen.se)
  • Map of northern Borneo showing the itinerary through the Malaysian state of Sabah of a patient with Zika fever. (cdc.gov)
  • Like Globin Gene Polymorphisms with Malaria Risk in the Sabah Population of Malaysian Borneo. (cdc.gov)
  • Kota Kinabalu, the capital of Sabah, is an intriguing city located between the Borneo jungle and the South China Sea. (intrepidtravel.com)
  • The trip started on the east coast of Indonesian Borneo in the city of Samarinda where we met our guide and boarded a public ferry on the Mahakan River. (bushwalk.com)
  • Open burning of agricultural lands and forests on southern Borneo is creating thick smoke that reaches northward to the part of the island occupied by Malaysia. (nasa.gov)
  • The forests of Borneo and Sumatra are among the most biologically diverse habitats on Earth, possessing staggeringly high numbers of unique plants and animals. (worldwildlife.org)
  • The Southeast Asian islands of Borneo and Sumatra, located on the Equator, are home to some of the world's most diverse rain forests and Southeast Asia's last intact forests. (worldwildlife.org)
  • The forests of Borneo and Sumatra are home to marvelous creatures like the proboscis monkey, sun bear, clouded leopard, and flying fox bat, and endangered animals like the Sumatran tiger, Sumatran rhino, and Bornean elephant. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Tourism in Borneo s rainforests is essential: it proves that local communities can make money from the forests in more sustainable ways than logging and agriculture. (responsibletravel.com)
  • Borneo is the center of diversity in pitcher plants, and I headed for the lowland swamp forests of Brunei, some of the last lowland forests that have not been converted to palm oil plantations. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • He told me that nothing would make him happier than to see the forests of Borneo. (3quarksdaily.com)
  • Borneo, the world's third largest island, accounts for just 1% of the world's land yet holds approximately 6% of global biodiversity in its rich, tropical forests. (panda.org)
  • Yet this diversity is under threat - Borneo has already lost over half its forests, and a third of these disappeared in just the last three decades. (panda.org)
  • But one amazing thing about Borneo is that, one can climb up and stare at these forests from the top - see the top canopy at eye-level, and still have canopy emergents towering above you. (kalyanvarma.net)
  • Not that long ago, the orangutans could have swung from one end of Borneo to the other, but now, tragically, only a few pockets of undisturbed forests such as Danum Valley remain. (cntraveller.in)
  • Pada 12 Oktober 2021, CGI-Borneo dipanggil oleh Bapak Restu Irawan Kabid. (cgi-borneo.com)
  • CGI-Borneo berkomitmen akan menyelesaikan pekerjaan ini dengan tepat waktu, yaitu selama satu bulan pengerjaan waktu kalender, dan pada 15 November 2021 Aplikasi Perhitungan Cepat Konstruksi Dinas Pekerjaan Umum Kab. (cgi-borneo.com)
  • Kutai Kartanegara, CGI-Borneo nyatakan selesai dan dilakukan penyerahan pekerjaan pada 16 November 2021. (cgi-borneo.com)
  • We offer a variety of Borneo trekking tours, including a trek up to the Mount Kinabalu summit, where you'll be rewarding with awe-inspiring views of the island. (borneo-travel.com)
  • Welcome to Tanjung Puting and the jungle of Borneo . (indonesia.travel)
  • Several centuries ago, a group of Borneo natives left their villages and headed deep into the jungle, searching for a home away from the Dutch colonialists who had begun spreading across their island. (today.az)
  • In response to the overwhelming success of Borneo Adventure's Nanga Sumpa lodge we opened a jungle camp at nearby Lubok Kasai in 2009. (borneoadventure.com)
  • However, if you don't mind staying in a comfortable but basic jungle shelter and enjoy nature at its best, you will be rewarded with a unique experience of upriver Borneo. (borneoadventure.com)
  • Here you can immerse yourself right in jungle action as well as experiencing the beautiful beaches Borneo has to offer. (tropicalsky.ie)
  • The "Peso Perong Theraphy" offered by the exotic "Jungle Spa" of Borneo Highlands Resort was named the "Best Traditional Treatment" at the Malaysia Spa and Wellness Award ceremony on 19 January 2009. (tourism.gov.my)
  • Sitting on the mountain plateau amongst the Bidayuh (local native tribe) lands, the cleverly themed Jungle Spa of Borneo Highlands Resort is a retreat-within-a-retreat, a place where the stresses and strains of modern life can be soothed away, allowing guests to relax and rejuvenate the body, mind, and soul. (tourism.gov.my)
  • This triggered an obsession with the island's legendary rainforest fauna and flora, and he decided to move to Borneo with his family for easier access to the jungle. (whittlespublishing.com)
  • Jungle trekking can be unpleasant to most people, as Borneo forest is dark, warm and humid. (mysabah.com)
  • Within this hotbed of biodiversity, there is no such thing as a straight jungle on Borneo. (borneodream.com)
  • testimonial] [/col] [/row] Borneo had been hovering up the top of my travel to-do list for a number of years, tempting me with the experience of seeing critically endangered orangutans lumbering through the tree canopies, trekking through remote, lush jungle as hornbills whoooosh above, and eating my body weight in almost too spicy laksa! (southeastasiabackpacker.com)
  • Not long back from a 3 week cross Borneo trip with a mate including a 6 day hike through the jungle of the foothills of the Mueller Mountains. (bushwalk.com)
  • Här finns endast 20 rum och lodgen är utsedd till en av världens 50 bästa jungle-lodges av välkanda National Geographic. (indcen.se)
  • Sandakan City/Airport) till prisbelönta 🙂 djungellodgen Sukau Rainforest Lodge som drivs av Borneo Eco Tours . (indcen.se)
  • New maps of Borneo reveals expansion of industrial oil palm and pulpwood plantations (black) and forest loss (green to another color) every year since year 2000 until 2017. (cifor.org)
  • Internationally it is known as Borneo, derived from European contact with the Brunei kingdom in the 16th century during the Age of Exploration. (wikipedia.org)
  • On a map from around 1601, Brunei city is referred to as Borneo, and the whole island is also labelled Borneo. (wikipedia.org)
  • Borneo Housing Agency is a locally owned and independently operated real estate property business in Brunei. (brudirect.com)
  • Footprint s 4th edition Borneo Handbook which includes Sarawak, Brunei & Sabah, will guide you from the dense & pristine rainforest to the glimmering golden roofs of Brunei, with moody mountain peaks in between. (altair.es)
  • Tropiska, exotiska och sagolikt vackra Borneo är hem för massor av unika djurarter och växter och delas av Malaysia , Indonesien och Brunei. (blueberry.nu)
  • For those who choose to avoid going through Brunei to go to (Sabah), they can travel via the SSLR Phase 2, which spans 326km and is a continuation of the SSLR Phase 1 from Simpang Gelugus to Long Lopeng," he said when opening the Pujut section of the Sarawak portion of the Pan Borneo Highway, in Miri today. (themalaysianinsight.com)
  • Arrive at Lemanak jetty mid-afternoon for a longboat ride up the Lemanak River, passing through typical Borneo countryside with an ancient longhouse tucked behind almost every bend in the river. (bestway.com)
  • Woman wears traditional beaded shoulder covering and silver headdress in Borneo Iban longhouse. (krolltravel.com)
  • The people of Malaysia Borneo are equally as diverse with nearly 200 local languages and dialects spoken from the coastal areas to the forested interiors. (adventurealternative.com)
  • In all of this, the Indonesian government chose to ignore the environmental crisis despite Borneo being highly vulnerable to climate change impacts. (greenpeace.org)
  • The goal is to boost the states' economies and connect them with the Indonesian provinces on the island of Borneo as part of the Trans Borneo Highway. (mongabay.com)
  • Our campsite was near the northern border of Indonesian Borneo, along the Burak river. (today.az)
  • What's more, during the last ice age land bridges linked Borneo to mainland Asia and other Indonesian islands . (today.az)
  • TAWAU: Two locals and an Indonesian man pleaded not guilty to possessing or abetting to possession of two Borneo elephant tusks at the Sessions Court here today. (theborneopost.com)
  • Beyond dusk boat rides in search of Proboscis monkeys or long jeep safaris into the heart of the lost world, Borneo also has some unexpectedly nice beaches. (gadling.com)
  • If you are looking for a trip to Borneo with a bit more comfort and without climbing Mt Kinabalu, check out Intrepid's Classic Borneo adventure - search trip code TMKB on our website for more information. (intrepidtravel.com)
  • The four of us had set out from Singapore in search of the South Borneo of the 1830s described by a European explorer named Salomon Müller who had been sent from Holland to discover and define the riches of the Dutch East Indies empire. (sharkreef.org)
  • A Greenhorn Naturalist in Borneo is about natural history, travel in the tropics, life sciences, and adventure, with the environment always in mind. (whittlespublishing.com)
  • Borneo was formed through Mesozoic accretion of microcontinental fragments, ophiolite terranes and island arc crust onto a Paleozoic continental core. (wikipedia.org)
  • The oceanic part of the proto-South China Sea was subducted during the Paleogene period and a large accretionary complex formed along the northwestern of the island of Borneo. (wikipedia.org)
  • In southeast Sabah, the Miocene to recent island arc terranes of the Sulu Archipelago extend onshore into Borneo with the older volcanic arc was the result of southeast dipping subduction while the younger volcanics are likely resulted from northwest dipping subduction the Celebes Sea. (wikipedia.org)
  • Deeper waters separating Borneo from neighbouring Sulawesi prevented a land connection to that island, creating the divide known as Wallace's Line between Asian and Australia-New Guinea biological regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The island of Borneo was once described as pristine and lush, renowned for its natural beauty and biodiversity. (greenpeace.org)
  • Borneo is the world's third largest island, covering an area slightly larger than Texas. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Borneo may be an island, but it s the third largest in the world, so you won t cover much ground on a one- or two-week holiday. (responsibletravel.com)
  • 3D Render of a Topographic Map of Borneo Island. (istockphoto.com)
  • Transport yourself to the beautiful island of Borneo with this design, inspired by our reforestation project taking place there. (grahambrown.com)
  • Here are the top island destinations in Borneo that you must visit. (borneoecotours.com)
  • There are over 200 different tribal languages spoken on the island of Borneo. (adventurealternative.com)
  • The third largest island in the world, Borneo screams adventure. (altair.es)
  • The appointment of Richard Malanjum, 65, from Sabah state on the predominantly Christian island of Borneo, follows elections in May in which the Barisan Nasional coalition government was ousted. (worldwatchmonitor.org)
  • Borneo is the world's third largest island, resting on the equator. (safaritalk.net)
  • The book's humorous style never detracts from the focus on the science, the island of Borneo and its natural wonders. (whittlespublishing.com)
  • Kinabalu is situated in Sabah province of Malaysia, on the northern margin of the giant island of Borneo. (turnstone.ca)
  • This study was conducted to investigate the chemopreventive and chemotherapeutic potential of two types of fruits which are endemic to Borneo Island: Mangifera pajang (bambangan) and Artocarpus odoratissimus (tarap). (bl.uk)
  • Over the years we have arranged and facilitated many honeymoons on the idyllic island of Borneo. (borneo-travel.com)
  • These discoveries also add to the growing number of reptile and amphibian species being described from Borneo that shows no signs of abating but are already potentially threatened by the continued deforestation and developments on the island. (mapress.com)
  • The Southeast Asian island of Borneo provided the researchers with something of a bittersweet blessing: an uncommonly good-quality set of historical data on local land cover change, daily temperatures and rainfall patterns, telling part of the story of an island that has experienced severe forest loss over recent decades. (globallandscapesforum.org)
  • At that time-it was 1992-I lived west of Borneo, on the island of Singapore, as did two of my fellow travelers-Michael and Julie-owners of an antique map and bookshop. (sharkreef.org)
  • More than 170 years after it was first reported around 1850, one of Indonesia's most elusive birds has recently been rediscovered on the island of Borneo, to the excitement of conservationists and ornithologists. (optimistdaily.com)
  • Right here, in the lush green sultry Danum Valley, a part of Malaysia on the island of Borneo, lies a rare and pristine 438km square wilderness, spared by the chainsaw and oil palm lucre. (cntraveller.in)
  • Rampant poaching, facilitated by the growing number of roads and logging trails, poses a grave threat to Borneo and Sumatra's endangered species like tigers and rhinos. (worldwildlife.org)
  • In Borneo and Sumatra WWF works with local communities and governments and uses global action to address the relentless forces that are destroying the last strongholds of elephants, orangutans, and other species. (worldwildlife.org)
  • With over 15,000 species of flora and fauna, Borneo is one of the most bio-diverse destinations on the planet. (adventurealternative.com)
  • Borneo is one of WWF's priority places for action and it includes five of WWF's global priority species . (panda.org)
  • Species emigrated from the mainland to the islands, seeding Borneo with an astonishing array of organisms. (today.az)
  • This portable, introductory guide to the reptiles of Borneo covers over 180 species of snakes, lizards, crocodiles and turtles with key identification features, plus natural history notes and a photograph for each species. (nhbs.com)
  • I'll be spending at least three months in the field here this year also working on a major National Geographic magazine feature about Gunung Palung's amazingly intact flora and fauna that represents the full diversity of lowland rainforest species in Borneo. (timlaman.com)
  • The Gunung Mulu Borneo Frog ( Leptobrachella parva ) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "amphibians" and found in the following area(s): Malaysia. (earthsendangered.com)
  • Das, I. & Haas, A. (2003) A new species of Kalophrynus (Anura: Microhylidae) from the highlands of north-central Borneo. (mapress.com)
  • David, P. & Vogel, G. (2010) A new species of the natricine snake genus Amphiesma from Borneo (Squamata: Natricidae). (mapress.com)
  • A combination of two of the best of Sabah: Sukau Rainforest Lodge and Borneo Rainforest Lodge (Danum Valley) including a stopover at Gomantong Caves. (aito.com)
  • Segama River seen from the view point platform at the Borneo Rainforest Lodge, Danum Valley, Sabah, Malaysia. (globallandscapesforum.org)
  • Survivorman' Les Stroud journeys to the remote jungles of Borneo to learn the secrets of the Mentawai, and survive in an extreme environment where almost every form of life can kill, and even caterpillars pack a deadly bite. (discovery.com)
  • Frank is standing in front of OFI's Pembuang Hulu Post after a three-day trek through the jungles and swamps of Borneo in and adjacent to Tanjung Puting National Park. (esri.com)
  • Dense jungles, wild animals and exotic flora will be your introduction to Borneo on this cycling holiday. (spiceroads.com)
  • Borneo: Land of caves, rivers, mountains and jungles that are over a million years old. (bestway.com)
  • So when you explore the jungles of Borneo, do so with a conscientious spirit. (borneodream.com)
  • Once threatened with eviction from their ancestral homes, these days the Iban tribe is officially recognised as the custodians of Batang Ai National Park , a protected area of Borneo s rainforest. (responsibletravel.com)
  • The orangutans in Borneo grow to much larger sizes than their Sumatran brethren. (gadling.com)
  • Orangutans in Borneo even begin to craft umbrellas from leaves when they know rain is coming! (tripsavvy.com)
  • Sadly, the orangutans in Borneo are struggling to survive in the wake of massive deforestation. (tripsavvy.com)
  • Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob says construction of Phase 2 of the Sarawak-Sabah link road and the Trans-Borneo Highway will start early next year. (themalaysianinsight.com)
  • THE federal government has approved the construction of Phase 2 of the Sarawak-Sabah link road (SSLR) and the Trans-Borneo Highway (LTB), which will commence early next year, Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said. (themalaysianinsight.com)
  • all ill patients had participated in the Eco-Challenge-Sabah 2000 multisport expedition race in Borneo, Malaysia, during August 21--September 3, 2000 ( 1 ). (cdc.gov)
  • There are no direct flights from Borneo from Europe or North America, so you'll have to connect at an Asian city such as Singapore or Hong Kong. (theplanetd.com)
  • This site is created with the intention to help people share content on all the reasons to love Borneo. (joycescapade.com)
  • Borneo offers the best of both worlds - it's a place where you can both relax in and explore to your hearts content. (borneo-travel.com)
  • Borneo is a treasure chest teeming with biodiversity , one of the highest in the world. (greenpeace.org)
  • La suma de selvas antiguas, aventuras urbanas en Singapur y Kuala Lumpur, una increíble riqueza cultural y la posibilidad de observar animales en su háb. (altair.es)
  • Borneo rainforest holidays are best for travellers who want to offer hands-on support to rainforest regeneration and conservation projects. (responsibletravel.com)
  • For the first time EVER, you could join our conservation team as they work to protect orangutans and habitats in Borneo. (chesterzoo.org)
  • PLUS, each weekly winner will be in the running to win our grand prize of an expenses paid conservation trip to Borneo for them and a friend! (chesterzoo.org)
  • The trip to Borneo will be a once in a lifetime experience where you and a friend will get to explore our conservation work first hand, see orangutans and elephants in the wild, and take in beautiful Borneo. (chesterzoo.org)
  • At high noon, I stood on the viewing platform at the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Center in Sabah, Borneo. (holeinthedonut.com)
  • Conservation X Labs will host up to 15 teams from ASEAN and surrounding countries to compete in Make for the Planet Borneo. (southernfriedscience.com)
  • Borneo continues to be the centre of conservation efforts. (borneodream.com)
  • Rivers, mountains, and beaches are to follow as we bike on dirt and tarmac roads across the north of Borneo. (spiceroads.com)
  • But after visiting the region of Sabah, in Borneo, it struck us that there can be so much more to starting married life than merely white beaches. (sabahtourism.com)
  • There's nothing more relaxing than sunbathing on the powdery white beaches of Borneo, listening to the sound of the turquoise waves rolling in. (borneo-travel.com)
  • Inevitably, the author's life in Borneo also led to first-hand insight into the island's environmental tragedy caused by decades of severe over-exploitation, a recurring topic throughout the book. (whittlespublishing.com)
  • Among the Lahanan, a relatively isolated group of horticulturalists living in Central Borneo, adult women, who control the production and distribution of tobacco, are more likely than men to smoke are also heavier smokers. (nih.gov)
  • The team from the Coordinating Ministry for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs will make the 900km trip "to collect the required data", according to Fahrizal Fitri, the governor of the province in Central Borneo. (globalconstructionreview.com)
  • I parken återfinns också Borneos samtliga 10 arter av apor (även Orangutangen) samt horder av Borneo Pygmy Elephants m m. (indcen.se)
  • Surviving a childhood amputation and living into adulthood among rainforest caves of Borneo also suggests a high degree of community care. (dailyexcelsior.com)
  • The population in Borneo is 23,053,723 (2020 national censuses). (wikipedia.org)
  • PLUS, the weekly winner will also go into the grand prize competition for a chance to join us on the trip to Borneo in March 2023. (chesterzoo.org)
  • To the west of Borneo are the Malay Peninsula and Sumatra. (wikipedia.org)
  • The accommodation is very simple, very communal living, says Miles Page, Borneo expert at our holiday partner Rickshaw Travel. (responsibletravel.com)
  • This Borneo travel guide will help you plan your next vacation. (theplanetd.com)
  • 5 Reasons to Travel Sarawak, Borneo! (southeastasiabackpacker.com)
  • Here at Borneo Travel we want to make this come true for you and your special occasion. (borneo-travel.com)
  • Part 2 By Henry Goh A Northern Grey Gibbon, endemic to the tropical rainforest of northern and eastern Borneo. (borneopulse.org)
  • This dense forest landscape of the northeast tip of Borneo is home to the Bornean elephant. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Borneo is still wild and relatively untouched and intact making it a popular choice for travellers seeking adventure, originality and authenticity. (prnewswire.com)
  • Borneo volunteering holidays are all different, but all travellers will find something to suit them, whether aged eight or 80, and you ll learn about both the hardships and the joys of living in the rainforest. (responsibletravel.com)
  • A 31,000-year-old skeleton discovered in a cave in Borneo may be the earliest evidence of a surgical amputation in humans. (medscape.com)
  • Borneo Highlands Resort is located in Padawan. (expedia.com.my)
  • At Borneo Highlands Resort, you can look forward to 18 holes of golf, a garden and dry cleaning/laundry services. (expedia.com.my)
  • Is Borneo Highlands Resort pet-friendly? (expedia.com.my)
  • Flushed within 5,000 acres of untouched greens, surrounded by nature and personal attention, Borneo Highlands Resort is surely a place to unwind, renew, and rejuvenate. (tourism.gov.my)
  • Experience the very best of this part of Borneo - climbing Mt Kinabalu, watching sea turtles lay their eggs and sharing laughs with your local village hosts. (intrepidtravel.com)