19 Nov 2007

Cruising the Kinabatangan

Much have been reported lately that the wildlife in the Kinabatangan river plain are under threat by the rapid plantation developement within the vicinity. The rhino for instance is in the verge of extinction. Another wildlife that's been said to have the same fate as the rhinos is the Borneo Pygmy Elephant. A person is considered very lucky to have a glimpse of these animals moving around freely in their natural habitat. The flashing of cameras, as mentioned by this article, upon seeing our version of mr jumbo, reminds me of those photographers at star studded red carpet. No doubt these animals have become the stars of their own...=) . Let's join this writer experiencing the thrill of cruising Sabah's wildlife hotspot...the riverbanks of Kinabatangan...