Rewild Langkawi

Location : Between and around Gunung Raya forest reserve, Bukit Sawak forest reserve, Gunung Matcincang forest reserve and Kubang Badak forest reserve.

Objectives

To create a system of wildlife corridors that will allow the free movement of wildlife between habitat fragments.

Method

The purchase of land along these critical wildlife corridors. The reforestation of these corridors and buffer zones with compatible native species of trees. The partnership with land owners in allowing the free movement of wildlife through their property.

Benefits

  • enhance the appeal of Langkawi as an eco destination;
  • increase the viability of wildlife to survive and endure on Langkawi;
  • it allows for ecosystem services to continue for the benefit man and wildlife;
  • to reconnect the human spirit with his/her natural world.