Cocktails & Conservation: Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre
This new, virtual happy hour series features some of the world’s most incredible conservationists. These heroes are working on the ground every day to save endangered species and their habitats.
Join us on Facebook Live to learn, ask questions, and be a part of the solution to preserve our planet’s rich and diverse wildlife.
Each episode will feature a custom cocktail, so we can toast to a safe world for wildlife. Look out for the recipe, mix your cocktail, and join us live!
Our guest is Dr. Wong Siew Te, Founder and CEO of the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC) in Sepilok, Malaysian Borneo. Challenged by unsustainable palm oil agriculture and the illegal pet trade, this small bear needed a champion. Wong’s passion for researching, rescuing, releasing and protecting sun bears inspires hope, a toast and more! Join Oakland Zoo and this award-winning wildlife hero LIVE from his center in Borneo.
This wildlife Happy Hour will offer a shot of hope that we all need.