Harakahdaily 11 Oktober 2016
Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) merujuk kenyataan Menteri Besar Perak, YAB Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir kepada media yang disiarkan dalam akhbar tempatan bertarikh 7 Oktober 2016.
SAM memetik kenyataan bahawa Menteri Besar mempersoal, adakah salah kerajaan negeri memansuhkan sebahagian Hutan Simpan Segari Melintang (HS Segari Melintang) untuk tujuan membina perumahan rakyat. Klik untuk membaca.
Malaysia Outlook 11 October 2016
Sahabat Alam Malaysia refers to Menteri Besar Perak Zambry Abdul Kadir statement to the media which was published in local dailies on Oct 7, 2016.
The MB had questioned whether the state government was in the wrong for excising part of the Segari Melintang forest reserve (HS Segari Melintang) for the purpose of developing public housing.
The issue here is not about right or wrong, but compliance with existing policies and regulations. Click to read.
Malaysiakini 6 September 2016
Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) previously warned and anticipated news of the costly upkeep of the pandas in Zoo Negara. In fact it is to be expected, considering that pandas are the most expensive animals in the world to keep.Click to Read.
Nst 2 September 2016
GEORGE TOWN: A massive cleanup process was in full swing at several areas affected by flash floods in Bayan Baru today. A check at Kampung Sungai Nibong Kecil showed residents clearing rubbish and clogged drainage after the knee-deep floodwaters subsided about 9am. They took about two hours to mop up the floodwater that had seeped into their houses after it overflowed from the drainage next to their single-storey wooden houses. Click to Read.
Malaysiakini 23 August 2016
Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) and the Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) object to the Kedah state government’s proposal to construct a fishery terminal in Tebengau near Kuala Kedah because it will adversely affect the environment and livelihoods of coastal fishers here. Click to read.
Malaysia Outlook 22 August 2016
Its president S.M Mohamed Idris said around 200 people living in Kampung Kuala Jalan Baru, Kampung Sungai Rusa and Kampung Permatang Pasir are affected every time after heavy downpour. Click to read.
Harakahdaily 22 Ogos 2016
Persatuan Pengguna Pulau Pinang (CAP) menggesa kerajaan Pulau Pinang dan Jabatan Pengairan dan Saliran (JPS) mengambil tindakan segera bagi mengatasi masalah banjir yang kerap berlaku di Kuala Jalan Baru, Balik Pulau di sini.
Kejadian itu berlaku berpunca daripada keadaan sistem saliran di kawasan berkenaan gagal berfungsi dengan berkesan menyebabkan air dari sungai serta parit di sini melimpah ketika hujan dan membanjiri kawasan tersebut. Klik untuk membaca.
Malaysia Outlook August 19, 2016
Non-governmental organisation Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) calls on relevant authorities to look into the plight of fellow fishermen in Kemaman, Terengganu district. Click to read
Malay Mail Online August 12, 2016
AUG 12 — With the adoption of the Paris Agreement, an international treaty for post-2020 climate action, at the Paris climate summit last December, signatories to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) are committing themselves to enhancing climate actions to halt further alteration of the climate system and its adverse impacts on human societies. Click to read
The Star August 06, 2016
SAM's Letter to the Editor on wildlife trading
THE seizure of 1000 endangered and exotic turtles by Perhilitan underscores a very serious problem - that of the booming exotic pet trade.
This is a multibillion dollar wildlife trade where animals are illegally trafficked and those caught in the wild are often mislabelled as “captive bred.” Click to read