Conservation and environmental news from Laos
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.
New species discoveries in the Greater Mekong
A giant flying squirrel, a skydiving gecko, a fish that mates head-to-head, and an eyeless ...
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 ...
Hooved and running out of hope – Southeast Asia’s ungulate species living on the edge
The Greater Mekong region’s majestic and mysterious wild ungulates – animals with hooves – many of ...
Global Tiger Day: Are we on track towards doubling wild tiger numbers?
As we celebrate Global Tiger Day and await imminent news from Nepal’s recently completed national ...
New forest loss figures highlight need for green growth in the Greater Mekong – WWF
The Greater Mekong subregion in Southeast Asia risks losing more than a third of its remaining ...
Poaching still biggest threat to recovery of world’s tiger populations
Serious gaps in protection are leaving tigers exposed to poachers, a new WWF study says, but this ...
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 ...
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