Conservation and environmental news from Laos
Laos pushes ahead with Mekong dam and risks destroying the region’s lifeblood
The Lao government’s determination to plow ahead with construction of the controversial ...
Smart Use of Aquatic Resources About to Launch in Siphandone
Vientiane, 3 October: WWF-Laos and Department of Livestock and Fisheries (DLF) promote the ...
Laos’ last chance to save last 6 river dolphins
A tiny population of six river dolphins, isolated in a deep pool in the Mekong River on the border ...
Strengthening Capacity for Xesap NPA staff
Vientiane 14 September: WWF-Laos held a training for staff of Xesap National Protected Area (Xe Sap ...
CarBi Starting to Gear up for Xe Sap NPA
Vientiane, 31 August: WWF-Laos provides vehicles to Xe Sap National Protected Area (NPA), which ...
Mekong dams could rob millions of their primary protein source
Hydropower dams planned for the lower mainstem of the Mekong River could decimate fish populations ...
Sustainability: Environment, Economy and Livelihoods
Vientiane 17 August: With the funding from IKEA, WWF and NAFRI signed a MoU for phase III of the ...
Global Tiger Day - spare a thought for tiger prey too!
As tiger range countries today celebrate Global Tiger Day, WWF is urging the governments to raise ...
Laos in game of high stakes as it pushes ahead with Xayaburi dam construction
Construction work is marching ahead at the Xayaburi dam site in northern Laos and risks making a ...
Surveys reveal Xe Sap NPA supports Annamite endemic biodiversity
Biodiversity surveys of Xe Sap NPA, southern Laos, the first intensive surveys within the protected ...
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