Conservation and environmental news from Laos
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 ...
WWF’s CarBi Project strengthens local authorities’ capacity on wildlife survey
Hue, Vietnam 25 May 2012: WWF’s CarBi project arranged a training course for local authority and ...
Serow released from a snare trap in Saola Nature Reserve, Hue, Vietnam
On 10 March 2012, forest guards patrolling the Saola nature reserve in Thua Thien Hue Province, ...
Saola still a mystery 20 years after its spectacular debut
Two decades after the sensational discovery of a new ungulate species called the saola, this rare ...
Evaluation of the effectiveness of freshwater protected areas
Fish is a vital diet source for Lao particularly local communities who mostly rely on the natural ...
Wild tigers remain vulnerable to poaching in most protected areas
A recent preliminary assessment of 63 legally protected areas in seven tiger range countries shows ...
U.S. Embassy Supports WWF Efforts to Track the Mekong Giant Catfish
WWF, with an environmental grant from the U.S. Embassy, is undertaking a new study to determine ...
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