Asiatic black bear rescued by wildlife police unit

The Wildlife Rapid Rescue Team (WRRT) collected a young Asiatic black bear from Pursat Province, Cambodia on January 21. The owner bought the bear from a hunter as a cub in an attempt to save the bear from a [...]

Wildlife Traffickers Arrested – Stockpile included clouded leopard skin, bear paw & ivory

After an intensive investigation, the Wildlife Rapid Rescue Team (WRRT) identified and located a prominent wildlife trafficker in Phnom Penh who was selling a variety of wildlife products of species endangered in Cambodia. They obtained a search warrant and [...]

Bear Cub Rescued by Rangers

This week, Wildlife Alliance rescued a baby Asiatic black bear being smuggled out of the Cardamom rainforest. Our Cardamom rangers intercepted the smuggler in Thmar Bang, Koh Kong province. The 3 month old cub, that weighs 8 pounds, was carried [...]