• Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
    Myanmar urged to tap green power
    Given that nearly 70 per cent of the population in Myanmar lacks access to electricity, the government must optimise its abundant natural resources to implement green energy projects in order to solve its power crisis, says Shoon So Oo, energy programme manager at World Wildlife Fund Myanmar.
  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 20:35
    World mourns passing of leading wild cat expert and conservationist Alan Rabinowitz, age 64
    The world’s top wildlife conservation experts and organisations, as well as those in Thailand, have jointly mourned the loss of one of the world’s foremost experts on wild cats, Dr Alan Rabinowitz.
  • Sun, 05 Aug 2018 18:00
    Parts of slaughtered Muntjac seized
    Officials at the Nong Khai wildlife checkpoint seized four body parts weighing 6.5 kilograms belonging to a slaughtered Muntjac – a wildlife animal protected under Thai law – in the Rattana Wapi district of Nong Khai province on Sunday morning.
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  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 12:18
    Quarter of Krabi temple’s monkey community evicted, sterilised
    Wildlife officials on Thursday sterilised 205 “troublesome” long-tailed macaques in Krabi to curb the population.
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  • Tue, 24 Jul 2018 14:52
    NGO: Dr M, please give Lasah its freedom
    PETALING JAYA: A local wildlife advocacy NGO has called upon Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, who is also the Langkawi MP, to intervene and allow a 37-year-old Asian elephant named Lasah to be retired to a sanctuary in Cambodia.
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  • Mon, 23 Jul 2018 11:01
    Facebook user calls for urgent rescue of monkey from temple cage
    A Facebook user is calling on wildlife officials to urgently rescue a monkey from a cage in Phetchabun after it was found to be surrounded by garbage and apparently unattended.
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  • Mon, 23 Jul 2018 01:00
    Even restoration imperils Tham Luang
    Environmentalist Nonn Panitvong stresses the cave’s delicate ecosystem.
  • Sun, 22 Jul 2018 19:00
    Phu Wua waterfalls to be inaccessible for a week
    The Phu Wua Wildlife Sanctuary in the Bung Khla district of Bung Kan province has closed its three waterfalls – Tham Phram, Jed Si, and Tham Foon – from July 21-27 as a precautionary move against possible flash floods due to heavy rains during this period, sanctuary head Thaweep Khamphaengmuang said on Sunday. The three popular waterfalls would reopen on July 28, he added.
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  • Sat, 21 Jul 2018 01:00
    Seeking peace with the pachyderms
    Shrinking Thai forests have led to increased elephant-human conflict, while researchers explore ways to co-exist in harmony
  • Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
    What Steven Spielberg got wrong about wildlife
    Bunta was brave and rebellious. The five-year-old loved to show who’s the boss among the inhabitants of the Conservation Response Unit – a sanctuary for tamed wildlife in eastern Aceh.
  • Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:18
    Photo proof wildlife park is getting it right
    Recently released “camera trap” photos of guar and elephants testify to the abundance of wildlife in Namnao National Park, which straddles Phetchabun and Chaiyaphum provinces, and its managers credit the park’s rangers for protecting the animals.
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  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 09:05
    ‘Carnimal’ time comes to Hong Kong
    Ocean Park Hong Kong recently launched its biggest ever summer festivity, “Summer Carnimal”, presenting its new Caribbean Summer Parade and Caribbean Summer Night Parade, which both feature marine life, wildlife and birds as their themes.
  • Mon, 02 Jul 2018 16:45
    Koh Payu monkeys get a seafood feast
    The deputy director-general of the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) on Saturday headed out to Koh Payu, where 80 monkeys were recently released to their new home.
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  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:35
    Dozens of logs recovered in Korat raid, culprits nowhere to be seen
    A 30-strong patrol team at the Phu Luang Wildlife Sanctuary in Nakhon Ratchasima’s Pak Thong Chai district discovered a scene of illegal logging of Siamese Rosewood trees in the middle of the forest early on Sunday but all those involved had fled before they arrived.
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  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:27
    Wildlife given pineapples after price slump
    A couple in Ratchaburi have donated a tonne of their pineapples to a wildlife rehabilitation centre in the province following a fall in prices.
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