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China Eco Tales
Posted Date: Friday 6 December 2019
Nobody would raise an eyebrow if tyre manufacturers are hosting a conference to push for a sustainable and ethical rubber industry. After all, three thirds of global natural rubber are produced to make car, truck and plane tyres, and the manufacturers helped found the Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber...
Plants & Us
Posted Date: Tuesday 3 December 2019
Seed collection kickstarts the cycle of ecological restoration. Seeds collected from the wild are brought back to KFBG for germination and propagation in our laboratories and nurseries, and the resulting seedlings are eventually planted back out into the wild.
Animal Stories
Posted Date: Thursday 28 November 2019
After two weeks of special care and treatment by the rescue team at KFBG Wild Animal Rescue Centre, a Brown Fish Owl (Ketupa zeylonensis) recovered well from injuries caused by a fishing line and fishing hook, and was successfully released back to the wild in suitable habitat.
Animal Stories
Posted Date: Thursday 28 November 2019
Our wildlife neighbours share the same urban space as we do, and this allows the enjoyment of nature to take place in the city. To live in harmony, we must respect each other. However, our, often unintentional, actions are taking lives.
China Eco Tales
Posted Date: Thursday 28 November 2019
After tipping it down for a week before our arrival, the rainclouds had been very kind to me by taking a break. The constant deluge cooled the atmosphere but left the already rutted roads in a muddy mess – in some places the roads even collapsed or turned into a river. Sometimes we just abandoned the pick-up and hit the track.