Danau Girang Field Centre

Danau Girang is a collaborative research and training facility managed by Sabah Wildlife Department and Cardiff University.

Jungle diaries

Our Jungle diaries provide a snapshot of the daily life at our field centre. Watch the latest entry:

Watch our latest jungle diaries

Danau Girang elephants


Our research aims to help to mitigate the loss of Asian biodiversity.

Our purpose is to further scientific research with the aim of contributing to long-term conservation projects in the area, and develop a better understanding of our environment and the living things we share it with.

Dr Benoit Goossens, Director, Danau Girang Field Centre
View across the treetops

Visitor information

Useful information for your stay at the centre, including travel and health information.

Danau Girang student in forest


We offer a variety of ways to study including field courses and professional training years.

Photo of staff and visitor on boat giving thumbs up during excursion

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Our Facebook page has up-to-date photos and information about our visitors, research, excursions and lots of wildlife!