Softshell Turtle released back into the wild

Rangers from the Siamese Crocodile station saved an Asiatic softshell turtle from the illegal wildlife trade. The Softshell turtle is now classified as “Vulnerable” to extinction on the IUCN Red List. Unfortunately, little research has been done on this species and it is not known how [...]

Clouded Leopard caught on camera

Our goal is to restore wild populations and ensure that wild animals stay in the wild.  We are documenting the recovery of wildlife species in the Cardamom Mountain Range (Cambodia’s largest tropical rainforest) that we have been protecting for [...]

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.” [...]

International Tiger Day – July 29th

  Join us in celebrating International Tiger Day, on July 29, 2017! This day was established to promote public awareness and support for tiger conservation. The tiger is the world’s largest cat and is currently listed as Endangered by the [...]

Hog badger was recorded by camera-trap

Hog badger are terrestrial omnivores restricted to South East Asia and whose populations have declined due to extensive snaring for the wild meat trade. As such they are listed as Vulnerable, and threatened with extinction, by the IUCN. The lowland [...]

Dhole, largest carnivore remaining in the Cardamom Rainforest

Cardamom Mountains Dhole Cuon alpinus, or Asian wild dog, are the largest carnivore remaining in the Cardamom Rainforest Landscape and have larger home-range in tropical Asia than tigers. As such they are restricted to Asia’s most remote and least [...]

Golden Cat of the Cardamom’s

The Asiatic Golden Cat Catopuma temminckii is one of seven species of wild cat found in Cambodia and may be one of the rarest. There are few recent records from the Kingdom of this IUCN Near-Threatened species whose global [...]

International Tiger Day – July 29, 2016

  Friday, July 29th, is International Tiger Day, an annual worldwide celebration of tigers!  While we celebrate the world’s largest cat, International Tiger Day is also a day to raise awareness of the urgent plight of tigers.  Tigers once roamed [...]

Camera-traps capture Cambodia’s threatened mountain goat

These images and video show Chinese Serow Capricornis milneedwardsii a species of wild goat which occurs in hill forests across mainland South East Asia. IUCN listed as Near Threatened, largely as a result of hunting for food and medicine, Serow [...]

Help Construct a Primate Conservation Center at PTWRC

Rescued Yellow-Cheeked Gibbon at PTWRC The primary purpose of Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC) is to provide rescued wildlife with a safe and happy home to recover. PTWRC currently rehabilitates and cares for different species of primates such [...]