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Would you like to be a green comrade? Make a difference today by signing up as a member of MNS and be part of a national and global movement! Add voice to the thousands calling for conservation and environmental integrity in Malaysia.

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Donate to MNS and help us save endangered species and their habitats. Our goal is to protect and conserve our living planet's precious biodiversity. Donations to MNS are tax exempted. You can opt to donate to a single project MNS is running or to our general Nature Conservation and Education Fund. For a list of projects that needs funding please contact


Our message of environmental conservation should not be restricted to our members only. This is why we established the Education initiatives to inculcate the love of nature in students and empower future generations to act in the protection of our natural legacy.

My Forest

Strengthening non-state actor involvement in forest governance.

Featured Projects

Learn more about our projects and be a part of some of our featured projects.


MNS’ Conservation Initiatives aim to secure the conservation of environmentally sensitive areas, key habitats and species in Malaysia. The initiative will work toward securing an integrated, comprehensive and representative Protected Area system in Malaysia.

Recent News
Malaysian Nature Society Launches Online Environmental Classroom

Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) as the oldest environmental conservation and education NGO in the country, launches its very first online nature classes called the ‘Natural  Classroom’ for children of age 7-12, today. MNS is celebrating its 80th Anniversary this year and continues to promote to the public the understanding of Nature and the natural  environment […]

Forest Reserve Degazetted For Planting Oil Palm

The degazettement of 2,432 ha of Belara Forest Reserve, Terengganu, in 2017, for the conversion into oil palm plantation, was recently discovered by MNS Terengganu Branch.  Wong Chee Ho, MNS Terengganu Branch Chair, was interviewed by BFM on 18 June 2020 to share about the recent discovery and potential impacts and repercussions of the degazettement […]

Cancellation of Hornbill Volunteer Program 2020

The Malaysian Nature Society is sad to announce that due to ongoing restrictions and risks over Covid-19, our MNS Hornbill Volunteer Programme involving the Orang Asli community in Belum-Temengor, which was due to run in August and September, has been cancelled for 2020. However, the plain-pouched hornbill count, which goes towards our long-term MNS Hornbill […]

Celebrate the World Firefly Day: 7-8 July 2020

This year’s theme is Hope Rising giving hope to humanity and fireflies during the Covid crisis. We will celebrate a virtual WffD 2020 with fun activities. This year we have a joint activity with Kasetsart University Thailand. For participation in the fun activities, please refer to the activities listed below. The MNS President will give a launch speech […]


KUALA LUMPUR, 18 June 2020: This global pandemic has caused a massive number of mass gathering events to be cancelled to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. But, let World Otter Day alleviate some of the uneasiness and racing thoughts. Not only does this small, furry carnivore have one of the top appearances for […]

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We would like to acknowledge the contributions and support of our Featured Partners for making many of our programmes a success