Progress towards huge new marine park recognized
ecoregion, encompassing 50 islands, and helping ensure the livelihoods and food security for 80,000 people living in the area. Fisheries and ecotourism are important economic activities which will be supported by the new park. In presenting the award to Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Haji Aman, WWF committed support to help
achieve the conservation and sustainable management of the park’s marine resources.