Monthly Archives: April 2016

Kala is not a lonely bear

Text by Seng Yen Wah (Intern Student from University Malaysia Sabah) Photos by Chiew Lin May Kala was bought by a person who with the intention of saving cub on Kalabakan-Sapulut Road near Maliau Basin and then the owner surrendered her to the Sabah Wildlife Department’s Wildlife Rescue Unit. When she arrived at the BSBCC, […]

Fortnight in the Forest

Text & Photos by Nicola Chin My two weeks at the Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre could be described in many ways: hard work, eventful, fun, enriching, etc. Ultimately, it was a wholesome experience I have absolutely no regrets about, and I’d like to tell you about what I did there, and why it was […]

Volunteer Period

Text and Photos by Julia Riverstal Hi, my name is Julia Riverstål I am currently 18 years old and I am from Stockholm, Sweden.I am on my final year at an animal care program in Sweden at Spånga Gymnasium. It is thru my school that I have got this amazing chance to see and actually be […]

Memorable 5 weeks at the BSBCC

Text and Photos by Emelie Siippainen My name is Emelie and I am a student from Stockholm, Sweden. I study animals so that I can become an animal keeper one day. My school gave me the opportunity to travel to Borneo and volunteer at the BSBCC and off course I took that chance! Ever since […]