Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Forensic officers inspect ‘crime scene’ as Premchai could face animal cruelty charge
A TEAM of forensic officers, police and forest rangers yesterday plotted a “crime scene” map at the campsite used by a construction mogul who is facing charges relating to alleged poaching in Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary, in order to establish how an endangered black leopard was killed.
Sat, 10 Feb 2018 17:09:32
Thung Yai black leopard ‘shot eight times’
The black leopard killed at Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary in Kanchanaburi was hit by a total of eight bullets, a forensic examination has revealed.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 09:10:16
Crying black leopard image appears at ITD construction site
A canvas dust screen at an Italian-Thai Development Plc (ITD) construction site in Bangkok was painted with an illustration of what appeared to be a crying black leopard with a bullet hole in its head.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:31:15
Poaching case has lasting consequences for critically endangered leopard
The black leopard, which belongs to the same species as the spotted Indochinese leopard, is critically endangered worldwide, and while Thailand’s Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary is one of its few remaining habitats, there are only about 100 surviving in the area.