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DISCOVER WILDLIFE IN KUALA LUMPUR

The Urban Biodiversity Initiative (UBI) is an independent collective for urban ecology research, conservation and environmental education. We are a social enterprise based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

WHAT WE DO

ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION

We run educational environmental programmes for children and adults.

WORKSHOPS

We conduct workshops on discovery and art.

CONSULTATION

We provide advices on ecology and biodiversity issues with track record in supporting NGO’s with various environmental projects.

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What is rewilding?

The term rewilding has been thrown about a lot quite recently but in many cases, the term has been misused to just be about planting trees. Here I explain how ecologists view rewilding, as well as important concepts required to understand rewilding. This is somewhat a summary of a review paper by Perino et al.Continue reading “What is rewilding?”

A Beginner Butterfly Garden

A beginner’s butterfly garden uses host plants and flowering plants that grow wild. Shade is not an issue for many of these butterfly species here since they are adapted to living in hot open areas. Because this garden uses wild plants, it requires almost zero maintenance (except for occasional trimming). For aesthetic value, you canContinue reading “A Beginner Butterfly Garden”

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