'Rare clouded leopard sighting in Tawau a call for greater conservation efforts'

Modified 11 Sep 2020, 2:37 am

A rare sighting of the Sunda clouded leopard in Tawau Hills on Wednesday is a call for relevant agencies to ramp up protection for the vulnerable species, conservation group 1Stop Borneo Wildlife said.

The Sunda clouded leopard (Neofelis diardi) is deemed one of the rarest and least studied carnivores in Borneo due to its elusive nature. Only about 750 are left in Sabah...

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