Desertification and Drought: An Issue Even in the Tropical Zone

Combat Desertification and Drought One of the biggest and least understood environmental challenges facing the globe, desertification refers to the irreversible degradation of soil through human activities such as deforestation, unsustainable farming, mining and overgrazing. It occurs when trees [...]

Wildlife Alliance’s Mobile Environmental Educator in Phnom Prek

The earth is beautiful, the atmosphere is clean, water is not dirty, the forest, the wild animals, and the birds, crying out loudly. All these things are the nature of the natural environment that we have to jointly care [...]

Turtle rescue

While on patrol, Wildlife Alliance rangers from Asian Elephant Station (Trapeang Rung) stopped a boat carrying 7 turtles in a bag. The man received a non-reofence contract. The turtles were released inside the Cardamom Mountains protected area. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Help us Buy Radio Collars to Release Rescued Wildlife in Cambodia

It is our goal to release every animal we rescue from the illegal wildlife trade back into the wild. Some rescued animals are not fit for immediate release & are rehabilitated at our Wildlife Release Station (WRS), located in [...]