The aim of this project is to improve the resilience and management of freshwater species, habitat and watershed ecosystem services for Sabah.
The Freshwater for Future initiative aims to provide support in the following areas:
- Community-based species and habitat conservation in rivers and wetlands through the citizen-science approach.
- Research and assessment exercises to inform statewide sustainability projects, namely the CSPO certification process, Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) and Humans Habitats and Highways project.
- Education and awareness workshops and publication of knowledge pertaining to aquatic species, water quality, hydrology, monsoonal meteorology and traditional fishery ecological knowledge.