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Turtles allegedly killed for exotic meat - The Borneo Post

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Wildlife Department is investigating claims that sea turtles have been killed recently to supply tourists' demand for exotic meats in Sabah. However, Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Masidi Manjun ...and more »

Wildlife Conservation Enactment 1997 may be amended to make killing fully protected animals a strict liability offence - New Straits Times Online

Sabah Tourism, Culture and Environment minister Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun said the normal law of evidence in criminal law at the moment is the prosecutors have to prove an accused has committed a wrongdoing. Pix by Malai Rosmah Tuah. By Avila ...and more »

Wan Junaidi: 'Hunt animal poachers down' - The Star Online

PETALING JAYA: No effort must be spared in bringing the wildlife poachers behind the senseless killings of Bornean pygmy elephants and turtles to justice, says Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar (pic). "The Ministry strongly urges the Sabah ...and more »

More turtle carcasses found floating at sea, this time near Mabul island - New Straits Times Online

SEMPORNA: Another seven turtle carcasses, with their stomach exposed, were found floating in waters near the popular Mabul island, last night. The 10pm discovery was made by a group of islanders, who pulled the carcasses to a secluded area away from ...and more »

Man arrested over mutilation of green sea turtles in Sabah - New Straits Times Online

KOTA KINABALU: A man from Semporna was arrested today over suspected turtle-poaching activities. The arrest came about following the discovery of numerous mutilated green sea turtle carcasses in Pulau Bum Bum, off Semporna last week.and more »

Ministry to help Wildlife Dept track down offenders - The Borneo Post

PUTRAJAYA: Horrified by the blatant lack of regard for the wildlife, the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry is ready to help the Sabah Wildlife Department to track down those perpetrators who recently killed sea turtles and wildlife on Pulau ...and more »

Sabah Wildlife arrest a person in killing turtles on Pulau Bum-Bum - The Sun Daily

PETALING JAYA: The Sabah Wildlife Department has arrested one person in connection with the massive killing of green turtles in Sabah's east coast. Department director Augustine Tuuga said the suspect was arrested on Monday afternoon and he hopes ...and more »

More dead turtles found in Sabah - The Malaysian Insight

MORE dead turtles were found floating in Sabah, last night, just days after a similar find on an island near the state's east coast. Workers of a scuba diving company found eight turtle carcasses floating in the sea off Mabul Island near Semporna ...and more »