Conservation and environmental news from Laos
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 ...
Unifying commitment for the critically endangered Mekong dolphins
The Cambodian Government and WWF will work together on a new strategy of joint efforts for ...
Mekong leaders new 10-year plan signals support for green economy
Leaders from the six countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion have affirmed their commitment to ...
New species discovered every two days in the Mekong
A new monkey, a self-cloning skink, five carnivorous plants, and a unique leaf warbler are among ...
Xayaburi dam delay pending further studies is a positive step
Ministers from the Mekong have agreed to delay a decision on building the controversial Xayaburi ...
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