A truck carrying illegal precious timber seized

A truck carrying 3,307 m3 of precious timber (Thnong) was confiscated by Wildlife Alliance rangers. The driver abandoned his truck and disappeared inside the forest. The rangers confiscated the truck and precious timber as state property. Ministry of Environment officers opened [...]

Wildlife Alliance – Committed to combating wildlife crime

Another successful long patrol made by Wildlife Alliance Green Peafowl Station (Sre Ambel), the teams worked 3 nights and 4 days in the heart of Cardamom Mountains. The team confiscated 6 illegal chainsaws used for illegal logging, 3 homemade guns used for [...]

Sea Festival, Koh Kong 2018

From the people of Koh Kong province and Wildlife Alliance have the honor to warmly welcome Samdech Prime Minister Hun Sen who will join the Sea Festival in Koh Kong. Chi Phat, Steung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism , Ministry of Environment and Wildlife [...]

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 [...]

Abandoned army post involved in poaching

The Gibbon station,  (Koh Pao) received information about an abandoned army post being involved in poaching. The Ministry of Environment (MoE) officers broke down the door and found inside 2 home-made guns, 112 metal snares and 1068 hook snares. [...]

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 [...]

Biodiversity Impact Assessment Workshop for Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project

A workshop was held in Phnom Penh on 31st October and 1st November 2017 to conduct the Biodiversity Impact Assessment for the Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project based on the CCB Guidelines. A total of 20 participants were involved representing [...]

Suwanna Gauntlett meets with General Chhun Chheng

Suwanna Gauntlett meets with Gen. Chhun Chheng, Director of the Infantry’s Army Training Center in Pich Nil to discuss forest destruction in the eastern portion of Bokor National Park and the forest restoration plan. General Chhun Chheng offered his [...]

This sculpture is made entirely of snares

Wildlife Alliance was proud to organize couple of events in the past month to raise awareness about the snares that are a problem in Cambodian forests. Our amazing local artist Sopheap did an exceptional job of creating a sculpture [...]