• Sun, 16 Sep 2018 01:00
    Eyes in the sky aim to protect Earth's rainforests, resources
    In the Brazilian state of Para, every week, authorities receive alerts showing them which parts of the Amazon forest have been chopped down, with photos to back it up.
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thailand’s green cover in slow decline as 40% goal remains out of reach
    THAILAND has been ambitiously aiming to have 40 per cent of its land turned into lush green forests, but this goal set in 1975 has yet to be accomplished.
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 01:00
    EXCLUSIVE: The half-century fight to save Huai Kha Khaeng: Honouring Seub’s legacy
    “AT THE HEART of the success of wildlife conservation is the forest. With healthy forests and habitats, wild animals can survive. Such a principle is easily comprehensible even by those who do not have much knowledge.”
  • 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
  • Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:00
    In the green and under the blue
    A young actor seeks to pass on his passion for the forests and the sea by taking youngsters on environmental camps
  • Mon, 26 Mar 2018 12:24
    Haze-choked Mae Hong Son, Chiang Mai seal off forests
    Mae Hong Son’s decision to bar entry to woodlands in a bid to curb forest fires and haze does not apply to local people who daily forage there for food and other necessities villagers, Deputy Governor Prachuap Ajarapong clarified on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 01:00
    How a wildlife corridor can save our precious elephants’ future
    Senior wildlife ranger Prawut Prempree’s face becomes serious when he stares at a map showing how fragmented the forests around Salakpra Wildlife Sanctuary have become due to the rapid expansion of human settlement and development and infrastructure projects.
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 13:37
    Phuket marina linked to Premchai faces encroachment investigation
    Italian-Thai Development president Premchai Karnasuta is subject to another encroachment investigation as a firm in which he is major shareholder is accused of encroaching on mangrove forests and the public sea in Phuket.
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00
    Illegal poaching case against Premchai ‘needs to be transparent’
    AUTHORITIES need to transparently litigate the illegal poaching case involving Italian-Thai Development president Premchai Karnasuta or it will drain officers’ dedication to protect forests and anger the public.
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00
    Food war gulping down whole forests
    Would it not just be simpler for your newspaper to put the usual five or six contributors who do nothing more than bait and goad each other with personal attacks in touch with each other – and free the letters column for the myriad of problems that exist in Thailand? 
    your say
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 03:00
    Fearless ranger committed to protecting forests
    The man who led the park rangers team that arrested Italian-Thai Development president Premchai Karnasuta and three others for illegal hunting has been hailed as an unsung hero who has taken on different influential figures in order to protect forests and wildlife.
  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 19:00
    Forest Act revision to ease outdated rules on felling of trees
    Privately grown trees outside protected forests could in future be legally cut down for logging as long as people were able to show proof of ownership via land-deed documents, according to a public hearing held yesterday on amending the 77-year-old Forest Act of 1941.
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 14:40
    Haze pollution and burning bans addressed in Chiang Rai
    Chiang Rai province hopes to implement an outdoor burning ban from February 17 to April 17 and to organise talks with neighbouring Laos and Myanmar to address the problem of cross-border haze pollution caused by the illegal burning of forests and fields.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:41
    Tourists invited to February crab-eating festival in Bang Khun Thian
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will hold a festival to promote tourism in the Bang Khun Thian mangrove forests next month, BMA deputy city clerk Suwanna Jungrungruan said on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 21 Dec 2017 19:20
    Lands dept to advance law to protect forests from fraudulent claims
    The Lands Department has proposed amendments to its land-use laws, in regard to issuance of land deeds, which would result in more thorough scrutiny of the use of vague Sor Khor 1 documents used to claim possession over state land.
  • Search More