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Tourism players join Kinabatangan Wildlife Patrol Unit

January 11th, 2016 | by Jeffrey Michael
Tourism players join Kinabatangan Wildlife Patrol Unit
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KINABATANGAN: The formation of the Kinabatangan Wildlife Patrol Unit is another important move to protect the wildlife in the Kinabatangan – Corridor of Life (K-CoL) region.

KCoL includes a floodplain stretching from the upland forests of the Deramakot Forest Management Unit to the coastal mangroves at the mouth of the Kinabatangan River.

The 27,000 hectares below the Kinabatangan floodplain was declared a protected area in 1997 and later upgraded to Wildlife Sanctuary in 2001 through the efforts of the World Wildlife Foundation (WWF).

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