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Can Cambodia’s Rice Farmers and Bengal Floricans Co-exist?

Can Cambodia’s Rice Farmers and Bengal Floricans Co-exist?
(June 08, 2017)   -   Commercial dry-season rice cultivation in Cambodia’s Tonle Sap floodplain increasingly threatens the Critically Endangered Bengal Florican, a new study says. This and other threats put the species at high risk of extinction in the near future, unless it is managed appropriately.

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Sustainable Rice Platform Kompong Thom Trial Begins Second Year

Sustainable Rice Platform Kompong Thom Trial Begins Second Year
(April 27, 2017)   -   Following promising results in the first year, WCS and SMP’s Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) field trial, with funding from Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF), is beginning its activities for the second year, allowing local farmers to register to be member of SRP to increase their rice yields and get involved in environmental protection and wildlife conservation.

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Cambodia’s Bengal Floricans Threatened by Planned Power Line Development

Cambodia’s Bengal Floricans Threatened by Planned Power Line Development
(December 08, 2016)   -   A proposed power transmission line at the edge of the Tonle Sap Floodplain Protected Landscape (TSFPL), which might be constructed as early as next year, would pose a new threat to the Critically Endangered Bengal Florican.

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Cambodia’s Sam Veasna Center Wins World Responsible Tourism Awards 2016

Cambodia’s Sam Veasna Center Wins World Responsible Tourism Awards 2016
(November 16, 2016)   -   Sam Veasna Center (SVC) has been named the Gold Winner in the ‘Best Contribution to Wildlife Conservation’ Category at the 2016 World Responsible Tourism Awards.

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Sharp increase in protected Bengal Florican population

Sharp increase in protected Bengal Florican population
(October 28, 2010)   -   Monitoring in conservation areas indicates 54% increase in 2010.

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Ministerial Declaration issued for threatened grasslands

Ministerial Declaration issued for threatened grasslands
(June 25, 2010)   -   Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries declared five Bengal Florican Conservation Areas.

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Stoung Community Management Committee Visits Local School

Stoung Community Management Committee Visits Local School
(February 23, 2010)   -   CMC recently visited a local school to raise awareness on behalf of the Bengal Florican.

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New Satellite Tracking Units for Bengal Floricans

New Satellite Tracking Units for Bengal Floricans
(February 15, 2010)   -   New Satellite tracking units were deployed on Bengal Floricans in early February.

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Monitoring Bengal Florican Nests

Monitoring Bengal Florican Nests
(December 31, 2009)   -   Financial incentives are provided to local communities to protect Bengal Florican nests that are discovered opportunistically.

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