• Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:29
    Some 2,800 tourists visit Doi Inthanon over weekend
    The Doi Inthanon National Park registered a total of 2,849 visitors to the mountaintop over the weekend as the temperature dropped to a chilly 6 degrees Celsius degree last week.
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  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 18:41
    Unesco visits Kui Buri park to gauge situation
    Representatives of Unesco’s World Heritage Committee visited the Kui Buri National Park on Sunday to gather information about the conflicts it has been hit with, and gauge if the Kaeng Krachan Forest Complex, which it is part of, can be granted the World Heritage Site status.
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  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 12:12
    Doi Inthanon climbers love the chill
    The temperature in Chiang Mai’s Doi Inthanon National Park dropped to six degrees Celsius on Sunday morning, and the tourists climbing Thailand’s highest peak found it thrilling. 
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  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:10
    Seven Cambodians arrested for felling Siamese rosewood trees in Korat forest
    Forestry officials arrested seven more Cambodians on Thursday for allegedly felling Siamese rosewood trees in a national park in Nakhon Ratchasima's Khon Buri district.
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  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:31
    Cambodian arrested for felling in Korat forest
    A Cambodian man has been arrested for allegedly felling Siamese rosewood trees in a national park in Nakhon Ratchasima's Khon Buri district.
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  • Sun, 16 Sep 2018 16:13
    Tourists rescued from boat stranded in stormy sea
    Officials from the Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Koh Phi Phi National Park in Krabi province and a private boat operator helped 14 Spanish tourists – including four children – return ashore after their boat engine broke down in the rough sea between Koh Phi Phi Don and Koh Phi Phi Le on Saturday afternoon.
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  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 15:52
    Most online trade involves endangered foreign animals, says conservation chief
    Most of the endangered wild animals said to be increasingly sold on Facebook are foreign species, and not native species protected under the wildlife protection law, the National Parks, Wildlife, and Plant Conservation Department has said in response to a report that criticises Thailand’s protection of wildlife.
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  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 18:19
    DSI wins awards for public collaboration
    The Department of Special Investigations (DSI) has recently been honoured with two prizes from the 2018 Public Sector Excellence Awards (PSEA), DSI chief Pol Colonel Paisit Wongmuang said on Friday.
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  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 19:00
    Sea turtle trapped in net on Phuket beach
    Four live and one dead sea turtles were washed up on Nai Yang Beach on Thursday morning.
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  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 17:03
    Cross-border national park management cooperation explored
    The National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department is exploring opportunities to work with its partners in neighbouring countries to step up efforts to protect national parks with transboundary features.
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  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 17:15
    National park chief defends extended Maya Bay closure
    The one-month extension to the temporary closure of Maya Bay is to better allow the full recovery of coral reefs, mangrove forest and the general ecosystem, as well as to protect tourists from strong winds and high waves during the period, Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park head Woraphot Lomlim said on Tuesday.
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  • Sun, 09 Sep 2018 16:58
    Elephant may have died while miscarrying
    A pregnant elephant was found dead near Kaeng Krachan National Park in Phetchaburi on Saturday. A preliminary examination indicated she might have died miscarrying.
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  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:00
    Plastic ban in national parks is working – now for our cities…
    Re: “Plastic ban makes a difference in Krabi marine park”, Around Thailand, August 27.
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  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:00
    Conservation plan for hornbills
    THE NATIONAL Parks, Wildlife, and Plant Conservation Department announced yesterday that it would develop a national plan for the management and conservation of hornbills.
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  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 11:36
    Plastic ban makes a difference in Krabi marine park
    Thais have been full of praise online for tourists using traditional “pinto thao” food containers instead of plastic bags to take their picnic meals into Krabi’s Than Bok Khorani Marine National Park.
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