• Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
    ‘Instagram holidays’ get Nigerians travelling
    Tourism is in its infancy in an African national largely devoid of wildlife - but there are charms to nurture it
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
    ‘Widespread sale of wild animals on Facebook’
    MORE THAN 1,500 wild animals are up for sale on Facebook every month, the wildlife trade-monitoring network Traffic said yesterday.
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 15:19
    DSI looks for evidence of 2016 activist disappearance
    A Department of Special Investigation-led team has combed Nong Rai Kai graveyard and a nearby area of the Thung Kamang Wildlife Sanctuary in Chaiyaphum to find evidence on the reported death of Khok Yao land rights activist Den Khamlae, who disappeared in mid-April 2016, while officials admitted evidence might be hard to find.
  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 17:03
    Koh Payu monkeys have a fruit feast
    A team of officers from the Natural and Wildlife Education Centre on Tuesday headed out to Koh Payu, where monkeys were released into their new home over two months ago.
    Breaking News
  • 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.”
  • 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.
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 18:18
    Bangkok conference seeks to build inter-continental cooperation in suppressing wildlife trade and trafficking
    Cooperation among three major regions where illicit wildlife trades and trafficking are still rampant is being forged in an attempt to suppress the activities that are now seen crossing from countries in Africa to Asia.
  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 11:38
    Death toll of rare wild gaur cattle rises to 8 in Kanchanaburi
    Two more bloated carcasses of gaurs were found in Kanchanaburi on Friday, bringing to eight the total number of the very rare wild cattle found dead near the Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 10:40
    Two more gaur carcasses found in Kanchanaburi
    Two more bloated carcasses of gaurs were found in Kanchanaburi's Sangkhlaburi on Thursday, bringing the total number of gaurs found dead near the Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary to six.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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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