Monthly Archives: December 2011

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

The Sabah Society-Sandakan Fellowship visiting BSBCC

Sabah Society,

Sun bear climbing liana at BSBCC

[kml_flashembed movie=”” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] Sun bears in Borneo live in the lush tropical aseasonal rainforest. With high solar radiation, high rainfall and constant warm temperature year round, this forest simply fills with life. The forest forms multiple canopy layers, with the top layers measure average 50 m above the ground, and some “emergent” […]

Sun bear feeds on pill milipede

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How does it feel to be a caged sun bear?

Text and Photos by Siew Te Wong Few weeks ago a group of 40 students and teachers from Karamunting Primary School (Sekolah Kebangsaan Karamunting), Sandakan, visited Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre and the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. Wearing the typical white and dark blue school uniforms, the students have a great time visiting the two conservation […]