Monthly Archives: November 2013

Oakland Zoo Expedition @ BSBCC

Text by Gloria Ganang It was such an inspiring experience to have worked with the Oakland Zoo team during their Expedition to Borneo. Being partners with the Oakland Zoo, visiting and volunteering at BSBCC was one of their main purpose of the expedition trip. On the 10th of November 2013, they arrived at Centre. The […]

Spotting Wildlife on Sabah’s Sungai Kinabatangan

Text by Lyndon Barnett   I hop on board a small passenger vessel at Sandakan on the east coast of Sabah and head across the Sulu Sea to the mouth of the wild Sungai Kinabatangan, the longest river in Sabah. This is the famed Borneo jungle that I had flown from another continent to explore – an […]

We Are Hiring !

Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre wishes to invite highly motivated and dedicated candidates to join us for the following career opportunities:- General requirements- i. Willingness to work outside normal working hours including weekend and holidays. ii. Ability to speak and write English is a MUST, Chinese and other languages are advantages (For Post. 1-4) iii. […]

Damai, Sun Bear Cub Diary – Sun Bear Life

Text  by Chiew Lin May Photos by Dawn Serene Tukalan, Gloria Ganang, Tee Thye Lim and Chiew Lin May Last year 5th November, a tiny female sun bear cub named Damai, meaning “peace” in Malay, was brought to the BSBCC. She was rescued from a residential area in Damai, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. When we first received […]