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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
Gibbon Sighting – Help Needed

WE NEED YOUR HELP Small apes are charismatic megafauna and play a crucial role in maintaining Malaysian forests through their ecological role as keystone seed dispersers. The IUCN lists all five Malaysian species with pictures attached below (Peninsular Malaysia: siamang, lar gibbon and agile gibbon; Sabah and Sarawak: northern gray gibbon and Abbott’s gray gibbon) […]

Virtual Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) Malaysia Seminar

The Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) is organizing the first Virtual Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) Malaysia Seminar on 21st November 2020 (Saturday) 2 – 5 pm. The main objectives of this seminar are to share the results of the census from each state; to discuss the challenges, opportunities, as well as the way forward for conducting […]

MY Garden Birdwatch (MYGB) 2020 Report

This year, MY Garden Birdwatch (MYGB) took place on 6th & 7th June 2020 and the results we have a total of 89 bird species recorded, 157 sites covered, and 3848 individual birds counted. Without surprise, this year it is still Eurasian Tree Sparrow that dominates among all the garden birds recorded, and the top […]

Science for Climate Action seminar series

Science for Climate Action seminar series on Health Security, Water security and Climate Change will take place on 11 November 2020. In this session we will aim to discuss on the impact of Climate Change on water resources, and projected risk of water scarcity and reduction in surface water and groundwater resources, and discuss the […]

Tapir Talks 6.0 – KL Structure Plan 2040 and the importance of green lungs

We’re pleased to announce the continuation of the Tapir Talks public forum series ONLINE, with Tapir Talks 6.0 happening on Wednesday 11 November 2020, 10am-12pm. You are cordially invited to join in this free session, themed “KL Structure Plan 2040 and the importance of green lungs”, moderated by MNS President Prof. Dr. Ahmad Ismail, with […]

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