Kuching – Friday, 29 October 2010 - YAB Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud, Chief Minister of Sarawak launched the “SWEETHEARTS OF SARAWAK’ during the SARAWAK FORESTRY Annual Dinner. The ‘Sweethearts of Sarawak’ is an exclusive coffee table book produced and published by SARAWAK FORESTRY in collaboration with LimKokWing University of Creative Technology. The book features the amazing orangutans of wildlife centres in Semenggoh and Matang. The ‘Sweethearts of Sarawak’ introduces the fascinating characters of various orangutans and the noble efforts in providing the proper rehabilitation and conservation for them in Sarawak. Fascinating pictures will allow readers to get acquainted with the individual characters of these ‘Wild Men of the Forest’ and they will definitely fall in love with these orangutans – the Sweethearts of Sarawak. The book will be available at the Park Shop of all national parks in Sarawak and soon at the nearest bookstore. The proceeds from the sale of this book will be channeled to the Wildlife Conservation Fund.
Rescued by the wildlife authorities at a very tender age, Ting San arrived at our Centre in dire need of tender loving care, complete with 24 hours of minding for more than one year.
Upon the age when she was ready to socialise with other ‘students’ at our rehabilitation school, she joined the Centre’s brood and enrolled in its integration program. Here, she learned to interact with other orangutans and built on their confidence to be less dependent on human...
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