Conservation and environmental news from Laos
New reserves in Vietnam provide lifeline for endangered wild ox
Twenty years after its discovery in the forested mountains of Vietnam, local authorities here have ...
Rare aquatic turtles still found on the Xe Kong River in Lao PDR
A rare species of soft-shelled turtle recently rediscovered in Cambodia is still well known to ...
Fish Conservation Zones support local livelihoods and aquatic biodiversity
Since December 2006, the WWF Community Fisheries Project (ComFish) has been implementing activities ...
Rare soft-shell turtle found in Cambodia
One of the world’s largest and least studied freshwater turtles has been found in Cambodia’s Mekong ...
Festival raises awareness about Lao’s elephants
WWF Lao Country Programme’s Human-Elephant Conflict (HEC) Mitigation Project team participated in ...
Celebration of World Wetlands Day in Lao PDR
On 2 February 1971, the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands was signed in Ramsar, Iran as an ...
WWF working towards “Fish for Tomorrow”
World Wetlands Day in the Greater Mekong The Mekong River, its tributaries and other associated ...
Support to That Luang Marsh
The European Union (EU), through their EU Asia Pro Eco Fund, will support WWF to improve wetland ...
WWF working towards sustainable hydropower
The population of the Mekong Region is growing, income and expectations of the urban middle class ...
Conserving critically endangered Siamese crocodile in Lao PDR
Lao PDR is home to a unique species of freshwater crocodile, the Siamese crocodile (Crocodylus ...
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