Hornbill

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Name: Hornbill
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Open day at Deeping St James Exotic Pet Refuge

The Exotic Pet Refuge in Deeping St James has thanked all who supported its open day despite level crossing closures.Network Rail halted maintenance work to open the Deeping St James crossing for the event.But the Littleworth crossing in Deeping St Nicholas ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 14 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

From hunters to protectors

Nitya was thrilled, as she had just seen her first wild Great Hornbill at Pakke Tiger Reserve in Arunachal Pradesh. "I'm sure they get their names from the horn-like structure on top of their beak", she said. "You're right!" replied Kumar, "It is called ... [Published The Hindu - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Wild Encounters: Sabah, Borneo

Avid naturalist and outstanding local guide Jame Marajan gives us an insight into the incredible wildlife the rainforests of Sabah have to offer.Originally from the small town of Sandakan in the northeast of Sabah, Jame Marajan has guided travellers through ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Patter of tiny feet, hooves and paws at zoo

SHANGHAI Zoo has witnessed a baby boom in the first half of the year, with more than 130 animals from 37 species born.Its bouncing babies include a lion-tailed monkey, a snub-nosed monkey, a zebra, a hornbill and Burmese pythons.This is the first time ... [Published Shanghai Daily - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Shell Malaysia and PETRONAS partners with Sarawak to foster ecotourism in the state

The Sarawak Government, in partnership with Shell Malaysia and PETRONAS charted a significant milestone with the earth breaking of the Piasau Nature Reserve in Miri .The newly appointed Head of State, Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud officiated the earth breaking ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Delhi Zoo initiates revamp plan, steps to keep animals active

Swings for chimpanzees, wooden logs in the elephant enclosures, artificial nests for free- living birds, food baskets for deer species are some of the measures Delhi Zoo authorities have taken to make the animals active besides giving a new look to the ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

NGOs denounce irresponsible tourism activities by tour operators in Bakun

KUCHING: Environmental non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Sarawak and Sabah are up in arms over what they see as irresponsible tourism activities conducted by an online tour operator in Bakun.In a statement by World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Malaysia ... [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Nitya in the rainforest

Nitya was fascinated by the stories of rainforests she had heard when she was young: a magical world with big, tall trees that made you feel like an ant, and all the colourful birds and large animals. Her favourite bedtime story was one about the Hornbills ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

S’wak Forestry takes hornbill conservation up a notch

KUCHING: In preparation for the 2017 International Hornbill Conference, Sarawak Forestry has been holding a train-the-trainers Hornbill Survey Techniques workshop in Kubah National Park, since Tuesday.The objective of the workshop is to equip participants ... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 2 reports

India's Security Concerns vs. Endangered Bird: Hornbill May Lose Out

The Narcondam Hornbill is a rare bird found only on the island of Narcondam off Myanmar.GettyThe first victim of the new Indian government's focus on security could be the Narcondam hornbill, an endangered bird found only on Narcondam Island, situated ... [Published International Business Times UK - Jul 13 2014]
Entities: Hornbill, Security, India
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

WPTV gets visit from a Southern ground hornbill

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - Darla, a southern ground hornbill, has a distinctive look with a a black body and bright red features.The birds can weigh up to ten pounds and have a wingspan of several feet.  They can be very vocal, with sounds ranging from ... [Published WPTV TV Channel 5 - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 3 reports

Meghalaya Governor takes addl charge of Nagaland

Kohima, Jul 2 : Meghalaya Governor Krishan Kant Paul today took over the additional charge as the 18th Governor of Nagaland following the resignation of Ashwani Kumar from the post on June 25 last.After his swearing-in, the governor in his address to ... [Published Sangai Express - Jul 02 2014]

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..."I'm sure they get their names from the horn-like structure on top of their beak", she said. "You're right!" replied Kumar, "It is called a casque. Another special thing about hornbills is how they nest. Let's go and see one that we know." To avoid disturbing the birds they quietly hid behind a large bush near the nest tree, took out their binoculars and watched the nest hole that Kumar...
"BSP bank is committed to environmental initiatives through its 'Go Green Program and we see this sponsorship as further contributing to Green initiatives and in raising community awareness on how each of us can play a part in protecting the environment." Ms Fraser added."
"It takes immense passion and love for wild life to compile a book of this nature. I have great admiration for Vivek's effort. This book is delightful, insightful and a treasure trove of information. Every child and adult alike must own this book, read and revel in the glory of our rich natural heritage. I also do most sincerely hope that it contributes to many more happy volunteers/contributors towards wild life conservation,” said Dia Mirza."
"200 artificial nests are being made and will be installed soon. On June 5, we had installed a couple of nests for freefree living birds. This will provide free-living birds a safe haven in zoo premises" said Khan

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Open day at Deeping St James Exotic Pet Refuge [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 14 hours ago]
Jalaur Mega Dam – Aquino’s DAP in bad faith exe... [Published Bulatlat.com - 18 hours ago]
From hunters to protectors [Published The Hindu - 18 hours ago]
Wild Encounters: Sabah, Borneo [Published Huffington Post - Jul 22 2014]
Patter of tiny feet, hooves and paws at zoo [Published Shanghai Daily - Jul 22 2014]
Baby boom at the zoo [Published Shanghai Daily - Jul 22 2014]
BSP Goes For Gold [Published BSP - Jul 22 2014]
Shell Malaysia and PETRONAS partners with Saraw... [Published Travel and Tour World - Jul 21 2014]
Dia Mirza launches Vivek Menon’s 'Indian Mammal... [Published India Infoline - Jul 21 2014]
Fasting & exercising for fat loss [Published New Delhi Pioneer - Jul 20 2014]
Smell the Coffee: Nesting habits [Published Charleston Gazette - Jul 20 2014]
Delhi Zoo initiates revamp plan, steps to keep ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 20 2014]
GPS-equipped Phl Eagle spotted in Quirino [Published Philippine Star - Jul 19 2014]
Luzon’s first instrumented Eagle seen after 3 y... [Published Manila Times - Jul 19 2014]
NGOs denounce irresponsible tourism activities ... [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 19 2014]
Irresponsible Tourism Activities in Bakun [Published WWF Malaysia - Jul 18 2014]
Nitya in the rainforest [Published The Hindu - Jul 15 2014]
Mending broken wings [Published The Hindu - Jul 15 2014]
A land of paradoxes [Published Otago Daily Times - Jul 14 2014]
JD Institute of Fashion Technology Hosts the JD... [Published This Week Bangalore - Jul 14 2014]
Environmentalists concerned about conservation ... [Published TopNews United States - Jul 14 2014]
S’wak Forestry takes hornbill conservation up a... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Jul 14 2014]
India's Security Concerns vs. Endangered Bird: ... [Published International Business Times UK - Jul 13 2014]
Tourism: ‘Mount Hamiguitan’ new World Heritage ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Jul 12 2014]
Could Rare Bird on Tiny Island Be India's Ecolo... [Published National Geographic - Jul 12 2014]
Busy tourist months ahead [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 12 2014]
Malaysia: The Best Family Tourist Destination [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Jul 11 2014]
Mystical Caves Of Gunung Mulu National Park [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Jul 11 2014]
Island-hopping through hidden beaches unknown t... [Published Relax.com.sg - Jul 11 2014]
Liberia - Youth, Employment, and Skills Project... [Published World Bank - Jul 10 2014]
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Indonesia’s Forests Increasingly Empty of Wildlife [Published The Borneo Project - Jun 03 2014]
With the disappearance of birds, mammals and other species from forests, the “empty forest” syndrome is becoming an increasing reality in Indonesia. Read more below to find out the effects people are starting to see and what can be done to prevent this ...
Protection key to realising Belum-Temengor Worl... [Published The Malaysian Insider - May 16 2014]
It is easy to appreciate the natural splendour that inspired Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak to term the Belum-Temengor forest "a gift of God" and call for its listing as a World Heritage Site.This spectacular 300,000 hectare expanse of forests, ...
Hornbill Brings Business Collaboration to the M... [Published Releases from RealWire - Apr 29 2014]
Enterprises of All Sizes Can Benefit From Simple Pricing, Full Customisation and Collaboration-Centric DesignLondon - April 29th, 2014 – Hornbill today launched a powerful collaboration platform that, with its own App Store, is designed to allow organisations ...
Sarawak to go all out in Sukma 2014 [Published The Malaysian Insider - Apr 10 2014]
Sarawak’s performance in this year's Sukma (Malaysia Games) XVII will serve as a springboard for the title challenge in 2016, when the Land of the Hornbill plays host.The three-times champion will go all out not only to improve its medal collection, but ...
Mount Santubong, Sarawak [Published weehingthong - Apr 08 2014]
—————————————————————————————————————– MOUNT SANTUBONG, SARAWAK ——- This is Borneo’s top predator, and largest cat. Borneo Post Clouded Leopards seen at Mount Santubong Posted on April 6, 2014, Sunday KUCHING: Malaysian Nature Society ...
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