Conservation and environmental news from Laos
World Ranger Day: New ranger initiative set to improve welfare and protect endangered species
In response to the urgent poaching crisis, International Ranger Federation, Ranger Federation of ...
Global Tiger Day 2014 – Global Wild Tiger Numbers Unknown
Wild tigers face the risk of extinction in some countries due to a lack of information.
Effects of Laos dam project to be revealed
WWF welcomes the Lao Government's decision to have the Don Sahong hydropower project undergo a ...
Fate of Mekong River hangs in the balance as dam decisions loom
Four Mekong River nations meeting in Bangkok next week must prevent unilateral interests from ...
New species discoveries in the Greater Mekong
A giant flying squirrel, a skydiving gecko, a fish that mates head-to-head, and an eyeless ...
Stop the Don Sahong dam and save Mekong dolphins
WWF today launched an online petition calling on Mega First Corporation Berhad to suspend ...
NGOs set one-year deadline to stop Xayaburi dam
Leading non-governmental organisations (NGOs) today issued a joint declaration in opposition to ...
Flawed dam impact assessment gambles with fate of Mekong River
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the Don Sahong dam uses flawed and incomplete research ...
WWF launches first-ever book on Mekong rattan species
Endemic to Cambodia, Pdao Bonla Dong Penh and Pdao Teuk Kmum are among 65 rattan species found in ...
Saola rediscovered! ‘Asian Unicorn’ sighted in Vietnam for first time in 15 years
The saola, one of the rarest and most threatened mammals on the planet, has been photographed in ...
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