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Bengal Florican

Cambodia’s Bengal Floricans Threatened by Planned Power Line Development

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.

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

Sharp increase in protected Bengal Florican population
Monitoring in conservation areas indicates 54% increase in 2010.
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Ministerial Declaration issued for threatened grasslands
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries declared five Bengal Florican Conservation Areas.
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Stoung Community Management Committee Visits Local School
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 were deployed on Bengal Floricans in early February.
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Monitoring Bengal Florican Nests
Financial incentives are provided to local communities to protect Bengal Florican nests that are discovered opportunistically.
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