Conservation Turned to Relief Efforts

Relentless heavy rains this week caused massive flooding throughout much of western Cambodia. The village of Chi Phat, which Wildlife Alliance helps support through a community-based ecotourism program, was completely submerged in water, affecting 200 families. Wildlife Alliance Rangers [...]

Technology is saving endangered species from poachers

June 21, 2018 – The GPDS (Global Park Defense System) rangers woke to an alert at 2:22 AM from a motion detecting trail camera. The camera hidden in the forest sent a real-time photo of one person on a [...]

Anti-Poaching unit saves critically endangered pangolin

The GPDS (Global Park Defense System) anti-poaching unit uses motion detecting trail cameras to monitor for people illegally entering the protected forest and are able to intervene immediately when the cameras send live updates. The camera alerted the team [...]

Just 24 Hours Remain to Vote for Our Community Rangers

Walking through the forest surrounding the village of Chi Phat, you can hear the harrowing calls of pileated gibbons as they duet, feel the feel the power of a hornbill’s wings as it flies overhead, and see the scratches [...]

My name is Chna Bros

I would like to introduce you to one of our brave and hard working CAPU members. After extensive planning and consultation with community members, the Community Anti Poaching Unit project was finally officially launched in 2007. It is not [...]

GPDS Chi Phat on patrol with Wildlife Alliance rangers

Global Park Defense System Chi Phat on patrol with Wildlife Alliance rangers VIDEO [...]

Stung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism open for business

After 2 years of preparation, the Stung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism (CBET) has opened its doors for business. The project will have positive impact by providing sustainable livelihoods to families in 8 villages. The project aims to provide alternative means [...]

Abandoned boat filled with animal traps

Last night, the forest guards from Stung Proat Patrol Station found an abandoned boat on Stung Proat river filled with monkey traps. The boat and the traps were confiscated. Abandoned boat on Stung Proat river Monkey traps [...]

Dead porcupine seized and incinerated

GPDS Anti-poaching squad captured and incinerated one dead porcupine. The poachers escaped throwing the bag on the ground. Cardamom Protection Program  Video - Support our rangers DONATE [...]

The friendly people of Chi Phat

Getting there is half the fun! These are a few of the sights you will see along the way. The short ferry crossing affords you beautiful views of the river. The friendly people at Chi Phat are there to [...]