Buffer zone between plantation and national park to be widened to 1km

Desmond Davidson

The buffer zone between an oil palm plantation and the Gunung Mulu National Park will be increased from 200m to 1km. – The Malaysian Insight pic, May 2, 2019.

AN oil palm plantation with a 4,400ha piece of land will be asked to increase its buffer zone with the Gunung Mulu National Park from 200m to 1km, the state assembly was told today.

Sarawak Urban Planning, Land Administration and Environment Assistant Minister Len Talif Salleh said the directive for the buffer zone increase will be issued soon.

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