The Department recently organized the Wildlife Week 2010 celebration on 23-24 October 2010 at Zoo Melaka. The celebration was in conjunction with the World Wildlife Week 2010. The program was organized to enhance public awareness on the importance of wildlife and their habitat conservation apart from promoting conservation efforts undertaken by the Department.
.Various activities were organized including coloring contest for children, wildlife hand phone photography contest, wildlife race, making plaster cast of animal foot prints and exhibition. The closing ceremony was officiated by Mr. Burhanuddin Mohd. Nor, on behalf of the Director General, Department of Wildlife and National Parks and was also attended by Mr. Ahmad Azhar Mohammed, Director of Zoo Melaka, Adifashla Juraimi, the Ambassador for Wildlife Conservation, and senior officials of the Department.