12 Sep
  • By Tim Fijal
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An expedition into the Sabangau Forest with Pak Idrus

After thirty minutes of speeding through reeds and labyrinthine backwaters adjacent to the Sabangau Forest on a canoe-like klotok, we glided onto a loamy riverbank where it met the mouth of an illegal logging canal.  Our boat driver and guide for the day was Pak Idrus, a good-humoured Dayak local working as a dam builder […]

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07 Dec
  • By Ben Fijal
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Finding Motivation from Expedition: TRI was born!

Let me take you back to how it all started. My first expedition to Borneo In October 2015, a group of researchers and conservationists from the Borneo Nature Foundation came to my school and showed us a film called the Heart Of The Haze. That year was one of the worst ever recorded forest fire […]

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