Tropical Rainforest Conservation & Research Centre

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Malaysia - Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur - Kuala Lumpur

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International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the Tropical Rainforest Conservation & Research Centre

Tropical Rainforest Conservation & Research Centre (TRCRC) is a not-for-profit Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) based in Kuala Lumpur. TRCRC’s core objective is to preserve rainforests and endangered plant species through the establishment of 'Tropical Rainforest Living Collections' across Malaysia where seeds from threatened plants are collected, germinated, planted and eventually re-introduced back into their native habitats.

Main Address:
Tropical Rainforest Conservation & Research Centre
2900 & 2901, Jalan 7/71B
Pinggiran Taman Tun Dr. Ismail
Kuala Lumpur
Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur 60000 Malaysia

Telephone: +603 7733 5672
Fax: +603 7732 5670
URL: http://www.trcrc.org
Primary Email: ask@trcrc.org

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Dzaeman Dzulkifli
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Suhaili binti Mohamed
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    Administration Staff Number: 14

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Private Collection
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
    Status: State: No
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: Yes
    Status: Trust: Yes
  • Date founded: 2012
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 3.157634
    Longitude: 101.621708
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Tropical Rainforest Living Collection - Merisuli; Tropical Rainforest Living Collection - Gerik
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Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
  • Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 41

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes
    Medicinal Plant Programme: No
    Ex Situ Conservation Programme: Yes
    Reintroduction Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

  • Biotechnology: No
    Floristics: No
    Pharmacology: No

Education Programmes

  • Education Signs in Garden: Yes
    Courses for University/College Students: No