Proposed Gua Musang mining project threatens home of 105 protected animals

Zikri Kamarulzaman

Modified 11 Jun 2021, 1:10 am

A proposed mining project in Gua Musang, Kelantan, poses a threat to the habitat of 105 totally protected and protected animal species, including endangered tapirs and Asian elephants.

The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report for the project situated near Sungai Lebir also raised concerns about possible water pollution and its impact on the local community...

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