FMT News: Pakar ekologi gesa Putrajaya cari alternatif ganti cukai karbon

PETALING JAYA: Seorang pakar ekologi dan pencinta alam sekitar menggesa kerajaan mencari alternatif lain untuk mengurangkan pelepasan gas rumah hijau, khasnya karbon dioksida, jika tidak mahu memperkenalkan cukai karbon. Andrew Sebastian berkata, kerajaan perlu mengambil langkah positif dan proaktif untuk mengawal pelepasan gas rumah hijau serta menangani perubahan iklim bagi mengelakkan dunia dilanda pelbagai bencana. “Perbahasan cukai karbon sudah lama dibincangkan di seluruh dunia dan Malaysia. “Kerajaan harus menukar kepada penggunaan tenaga boleh diperbaharui dan mengurangkan penggunaan bahan api bagi mengelakkan masalah perubahan iklim. “Jika ia tidak dilaksanakan, ia akan membawa bany

FMT News: Langkawi park risks losing Unesco status, says environmentalist

LANGKAWI: An environmentalist warns that the Kilim Geoforest Park, one of the few Unesco-certified sites in Southeast Asia, risks losing its highly coveted status if officials from the body carry out their assessment review during low tide which will reveal the “scars” caused by tourism activities. Irshad Mobarak, who has dedicated the past 30 years of his life to environmental conservation, said these “scars” were caused by uncontrolled activities such as speeding boats and the feeding of eagles with chicken innards. In an interview with FMT, the Ecotourism and Conservation Society Malaysia president said during peak periods, the narrow waterways of the geoforest park which is over 300 mill

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