GPDS (Global Park Defence System)rangers responded to a trail camera alert at 07:04 PM. The rangers intercepted a motorbike but the logger escaped abandoning his chainsaw.

The Global Park Defense System (GPDS) team, funded by Global Conservation, is a specialized ranger unit that uses technology to bolster conservation. The ranger unit utilizes trail cameras in the forest that send pictures and videos to the rangers in real-time, to monitor and intercept illegal activities inside the protected area.

The logger abandoned the motorbike and the chainsaw

Read more about how Technology is changing the nature of conservation.

Our forest rangers work tirelessly to protect some of the world’s most endangered animals in one of Southeast Asia’s last great rainforests.

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