Logging Cambodia

Logging is the cutting, skidding, on-site processing, and loading of trees or #logs onto trucks or skeleton cars. In forestry, the term logging is sometimes used narrowly to describe the logistics of moving wood from the stump to somewhere outside [...]

Near threatened Great Hornbill saved by rangers

The Green Peafowl Station (Sre Ambel) rangers saved a Great Hornbill Buceros bicornis (1.52kg). While on patrol, the rangers intercepted one motorbike carrying a suspicious bag. The driver threw the bag on the ground, abandoned his motorbike and disappeared in the forest. [...]

The rangers saved 2 civets from the Cruel Coffee Trade

This morning, the Green Peafowl Station (Sre Ambel) rangers saved two civets from the cruel Coffee Trade (stay tuned for their release). The wildlife  trafficker escaped by fleeing into the forest after throwing the bag containing the civets on the ground. [...]

Kouprey Express spreads awareness about the devastating effects of snares

The Kouprey Express Mobile Environmental Education Unit (KE) delivers environmental curricula to educate schoolchildren, teachers, and communities about conservation. The team was invited by Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) to their project site in Keo Seima district, Mondulkiri province to [...]

World Environment Day 2018

To raise awareness about conserving our environment, the UN designated June 5th as World Environment Day. This year, Wildlife Alliance is urging everyone to take action to protect our forests. Forests are a vital ecosystem and habitat for many [...]

The rangers found four hunting camps

In order to reach remote areas of the Cardamom Rainforest, Wildlife Alliance rangers often go on multi-day patrols, spending their nights camping in the forest. While on one of these long patrols, the Sun Bear Station (Veal Pi) rangers [...]

The rangers confiscated 160 wildlife snares and dismantled 100 meters of plastic bird net

The Green Peafowl Station (Sre Ambel) rangers confiscated 160 wildlife snares and dismantled 100 meters of plastic bird net. While on patrol, the team found a bird net next to a house on the border of the Sre Ambel [...]

Rangers find 109,217 snares in a single park in Cambodia

Snares – either metal or rope – are indiscriminately killing wildlife across Southeast Asia, from elephants to mouse deer. The problem has become so bad that scientists are referring to protected areas in the region as “empty forests.” [...]

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 [...]