Does STIHL know where their chainsaws are?

Agriculture expansion, land grabbing and the high demand  for construction timber are endangering the future of our forests. In Cambodia, Wildlife Alliance rangers are constantly patrolling one of the last unfragmented rainforest in South-East Asia. [...]

Anti-Poaching – the silent war

From the eyes of a poacher, hunting wildlife by snares is cheap, easy, and nearly impossible to get caught. They can set hundreds of traps in a day, leave for a few days, and come back to see discover [...]

Illegal chainsaws used for logging out of the forest

While on a long patrol, rangers from the Pangolin Ranger Station confiscated three chainsaws used in illegal logging inside a protected National Park. One of Wildlife Alliance’s original stations (est. 2002), the Pangolin Station (Stung Proat station) was established to combat rampant wildlife [...]

Illegal logging inside Kirirom National Park

Wildlife Alliance rangers seized 3 chainsaws inside Kirirom National Park. The loggers abandoned their chainsaws and ran away. Kirirom National park is known for its unique high elevation, its pine forests and the most sacred place of prey for Cambodian [...]

Phnom Tnout Wildlife Sanctuary – 5 men sentenced to prison

On Aug 23, 2018 Wildlife Alliance law enforcement unit conducted a patrol to Phnom Tnout Wildlife Sanctuary (Prey Romdeng area, Tabos village, Sdao commune, Sangkum Thmei district, Preah Vihear province). Wildlife Alliance rangers seized three mechanical buffalo carrying luxury [...]

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 [...]

Just one chainsaw can create massive amounts of damage to the forest

The Green Peafowl Station ( Sre Ambel rangers) arrested one person for illegal logging inside the protected rainforest. The Wildlife Alliance rangers brought the logger to Sihanouk Ville DOE and the court sentenced him to prison. In Cambodia, using [...]

Poachers sentenced to prison

Pangolin Station (Stung Proat) rangers arrested two men inside the protected forest for carrying two chainsaws and one homemade-gun (black powder). The men were brought to Koh Kong provincial court and were sentenced to jail. Caching poachers and loggers [...]

Phnom Tnout Wildlife Sanctuary Wildlife Alliance intervention UPDATES

May 16, 2018 - Phnom Tnout Wildlife Sanctuary   The teams raided 2 villages situated inside the Phnom Tnout Wildlife Sanctuary and confiscated 3 chainsaws, 2 home made guns, 2 sets of equipment used for electric fishing, and 220 animal snares. Because the villagers decide to cooperate [...]

Chambak Patrol Station confiscated 2 chainsaws

December 05, 2017 – Chambak Patrol Station / Pheamlava village Chombak commune Phnomsruoch district Kompongspeu province The team confiscated 2 chainsaws. The loggers run away at the view of the rangers. Cardamom Protection Program  Video - Support our [...]