Conservation and environmental news: Greater Mekong
CITES calls for urgent action to maintain pressure on illegal ivory and rhino horn trade
The 66th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee demanded urgent action from key countries, ...
Ray of Hope for Critically Endangered Mekong Dolphin but Mega-Dams Threaten its Chances of Survival
A new population survey gives hope for Irrawaddy dolphin recovery in the Mekong, but the fragile ...
WWF-Laos Begins Sustainable Water Use Project
WWF-Laos starts working with coffee producer on the Bolevan Plateau to make their water use ...
Rare Colugo sighted in Quang Nam Saola Nature Reserve
New sighting of the rare Malayan Colugo in central Vietnam's Quang Nam Saola Nature Reserve.
Environmental DNA testing helps unlock mysteries of endangered giant catfish
Cutting-edge study on Mekong River detects presence of giant catfish and over 180 other species
Timber Trade Legality Receives Boost in Laos
WWF-Laos and the Lao government strengthen timber trade regulations to protect Lao forests.
Statement from WWF-Cambodia on Reports That Don Sahong Dam Construction is Imminent
The Laos National Assembly has approved the concession agreement to begin construction of the Don ...
Thailand’s first ivory destruction sends a crushing message of zero tolerance to wildlife criminals
At a solemn ceremony in Bangkok, the Thai Government today destroyed over two tonnes of illegal ...
Should Our Geography Textbook Be Rewritten?
Vietnam's Mekong Delta is shrinking as sand mining and dams stop sediment from replacing land lost ...
World unites to fight wildlife crime as UN adopts historic resolution
Faced with an unprecedented surge in wildlife crime, the UN today adopted a historic resolution ...