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Hornbill Nest Boxes

In September 2013, a local conservation organization HUTAN/ KOCP, with the support of Chester Zoo and Beauval Zoo, ran a pilot project to set up five artificial nest boxes in the forest. Read: New Print Article (PDF)


Hornbills of Sabah

The eight species found in Borneo occur in Kinabatangan and are listed in the IUCN Red List as; Critically endangered Helmeted hornbills. Read: New Print Article (PDF)


GAIA, 2019 Highlights

Gaia partners with HUTAN Kinabatangan Orang-utan Conservation Program, a French Non- Governmental Organization, led by Dr. Isabelle Lackman, and Dr. Marc Ancrenaz. Browse through what the Gaia hornbill team did in 2019. Read more


Rare Hornbills nesting in handmade ‘nest boxes’

Homestay owners and researchers received another pleasant surprise when Pied hornbills were spotted nesting at handmade ‘nest boxes’ at a local homestay at Sukau, Kinabatangan wildlife reserve. Read: New Print Article (PDF)


World first: Rhinoceros Hornbills give artificial nest box seal of approval

We have wild hornbills nesting in the nest boxes. Read more about this recent coverage about HUTAN/KOCP, Chester Zoo, Beauval Zoo, Sabah Wildlife and Sabah Forestry Departments recent success! Read more


(CLP) 2017 Team Awards.

Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) has announced the winners for the 2017 Team Awards. CLP is granting 19 awards this year worth approximately $235,000, comprising 17 Future Conservationist Awards and two Conservation Follow-Up Awards spanning nine countries. We’re happy to say that we’re one of the 17! Read More