Lake, Wetland and Island Ecosystem

Lake, Wetland and Island Ecosystem

Kenyir Research Institute led by Professor Emeritus Dr. Faizah Binti Mohd Sharoum has established a Centre for Kenyir Ecosystems Research whose role is to conduct research on aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems. Conducted research encompasses the diversity of species, genetics, ecosystems, bio-cultural¬†interactions¬†and the interelations between the four components in the vicinity of Lake Kenyir to the […]

August 4, 2014

Aquatic Invertebrates

Composition and Distribution of aquatic insect communities in selected tributaries of Tasik Kenyir, Terengganu Summary by Wahizatul, A.A. and Hoon, A.G. (contact: Wahizatul@umt.edu.my) Tasik Kenyir supports a wide range of aquatic insects and other benthic invertebrates. As the diversity and distribution of aquatic insects in Taman Negara Tasik Kenyir has not yet been reported in […]

August 3, 2014

Malayan Pangolin Surveys

A Preliminary Survey of the Malayan Pangolin (Manis javanica Desmarest) from the Terengganu National Park, Terengganu, Malaysia Summary by Muhammad Hafiz Sulaiman, Wahizatul Afzan Azmi and Chong Ju Lian (contact: julian@umt.edu.my) The pangolin is a nocturnal, secretive and solitary animal found in Asia and Africa. In Malaysia, the only pangolin species recorded is the Malayan […]

June 29, 2014

Freshwater Pearl Culture

Freshwater pearl technology

February 3, 2014

Parasites in fish

The fish parasites of Kenyir

February 2, 2014

Malaysian Mahseer

Malysian Mahseer Breeding Programme

February 2, 2014

Animals of Kenyir

Up Close With the Animals of Kenyir

February 2, 2014