Monthly Archives: January 2010

It all started with an email…

sun bear, Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre, BSBCC, Borneo, Audrey Low, Howard Jackson, film

Re-read Borneo’s Moment of Truth

This is a year old article published in National Geographic magazine. Tonight I re-read it gain. I think we all should do the same again. …. Because “.. we need to do it while there’s still something left to protect.” ————————————————————– http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/print/2008/11/borneo/white-text http://sunbears.wildlifedirect.org/2008/10/30/borneos-moment-of-truth/ Borneo’s Moment of Truth                      Published: November 2008           The majestic forests are vanishing in […]

BSBCC Phase I nearly complete

Photo and Text by Ian Hall  http://arkitrek.com/http:/arkitrek.com/bsbcc-phase-i-nearly-complete/   The new bear house at the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre Should have been completed this month however we have been delayed by bad weather.   Our site being low lying and barely above the water table has degenerated into bottomless gloop. Luckily most of the building […]

World Challenge volunteers, we thank you!

By Wai Pak and Howard Stanton There were three groups of young people arrive at the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre from 27th of November to 20th of December 2009. These three groups were all apart of the World Challenge volunteer program, aged 14 – 18 years old, numbered 41 in total. The groups were tasked with […]

New year, new hope for sun bear!

The year of 2009 was sure a quick year to pass. Without much notice, we entered a new decade. For me, 2010 is a year of anticipation and a year of bearing fruits after many years of hard works. It will be this year that the mission impossible become possible. Back in 2004, I conducted […]