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New Project Strengthens Capacity Building for Ecosystem-based Adaptation

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New Project Strengthens Capacity Building for Ecosystem-based Adaptation
(November 29, 2017)   -   WCS in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment (MoE) and the Forestry Administration (FA) launched a new project ....

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Posted in: Seima Forest


Inauguration of Koh Kong Reptile Conservation Center

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Inauguration of Koh Kong Reptile Conservation Center
(November 29, 2017)   -   Fisheries Administration (FiA) and WCS inaugurated the Koh Kong Reptile Conservation Center (KKRCC) on ....

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Posted in: Mangrove Terrapin


Twenty-five Critically Endangered Royal Turtles Return to the Wild

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Twenty-five Critically Endangered Royal Turtles Return to the Wild
(November 15, 2017)   -   25 Royal Turtles Returned to their natural habitat in the Sre Ambel river system, the only place...

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Over 120 Nests of Globally Vulnerable Lesser Adjutant Stork Located in Northern Plains of Cambodia

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Over 120 Nests of Globally Vulnerable Lesser Adjutant Stork Located in Northern Plains of Cambodia
(October 29, 2017)   -   Ministry of Environment (MoE), WCS, and local communities have discovered 121 Lesser Adjutant stork nests in Kulen Promtep and Chhep Wildlife Sanctuaries in ...

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Posted in: Northern Plains


Fifty Globally Vulnerable Sarus Crane Chicks Successfully Hatch in Northern Plains of Cambodia

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Fifty Globally Vulnerable Sarus Crane Chicks Successfully Hatch in Northern Plains of Cambodia
(October 01, 2017)   -   Fifty globally Vulnerable Sarus Crane chicks hatched from 27 nests protected in the Northern Plains of Cambodia, giving hope for the conservation of the species....

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Cambodia - Vietnam Joint Efforts to Combat Transborder Wildlife Trafficking

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Cambodia - Vietnam Joint Efforts to Combat Transborder Wildlife Trafficking
(September 28, 2017)   -   Mondulkiri Department of Environment, in partnership with the WCS, organized a third bi-lateral meeting since 2015, between four provinces of Cambodia and Vietnam on ....

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Two Critically Endangered Giant Ibis Chicks Recorded in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary

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Two Critically Endangered Giant Ibis Chicks Recorded in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary
(September 25, 2017)   -   Two chicks of the Critically Endangered Giant Ibis have been found in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary (KSWS) for the first time....

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Posted in: Seima Forest


Poison Puts Cambodia’s Vultures at High Risk

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Poison Puts Cambodia’s Vultures at High Risk
(September 04, 2017)   -   Cambodia’s vultures are facing a high risk of extinction and have seen a 50 percent decline in num...

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Critically Endangered Giant Ibis Recorded in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary

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Critically Endangered Giant Ibis Recorded in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary
(August 30, 2017)   -   Two pairs of the Critically Endangered Giant Ibis have been found in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary....

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VIDEO: “One Giant Leap” for Endangered White-Winged Ducklings

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VIDEO: “One Giant Leap” for Endangered White-Winged Ducklings
(August 28, 2017)   -   video of three Endangered white-winged ducklings leave the nest for the first time while their ....

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Posted in: Northern Plains


Thirty Large Mammal Species Recorded in Chhep Wildlife Sanctuary

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Thirty Large Mammal Species Recorded in Chhep Wildlife Sanctuary
(August 17, 2017)   -   30 large mammal species in Chhep Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) in the Northern Plains of Cam...

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Posted in: Northern Plains


Nine Siamese Crocodiles Hatch at the Koh Kong Reptile Conservation Centre

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Nine Siamese Crocodiles Hatch at the Koh Kong Reptile Conservation Centre
(August 14, 2017)   -   Nine Siamese crocodiles have hatched at the Koh Kong Reptile Conservation Cen...

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Re-discovery of Endangered White-winged Duck Proves Conservation Success in Northern Plains of Cambodia

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Re-discovery of Endangered White-winged Duck Proves Conservation Success in Northern Plains of Cambodia
(August 07, 2017)   -   Conservationists finally confirmed that the belongs to a female White-winged duck,which was re-released back into.....

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Posted in: Northern Plains


Nineteen Critically Endangered Giant Ibis Nests Located in Northern Plains of Cambodia

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Nineteen Critically Endangered Giant Ibis Nests Located in Northern Plains of Cambodia
(August 01, 2017)   -   19 nests of the giant ibis have been discovered during the current breeding season in the Northern Plains of Cam.....

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Success of Local Nest Protection Gives Hope of Worldwide Conservation of Globally Endangered Greater Adjutant

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Success of Local Nest Protection Gives Hope of Worldwide Conservation of Globally Endangered Greater Adjutant
(July 27, 2017)   -   Endangered Greater Adjutant chicks have successfully fledged from 175 nests in the Prek Toal Ramsar Site in Cambodia and disbursed across the cou.....

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Globally Endangered Masked Finfoot Nest recorded in Cambodia

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Globally Endangered Masked Finfoot Nest recorded in Cambodia
(July 20, 2017)   -   First Globally Endangered Masked Finfoot nest for four years on the Memay River in the Kulen Promtep Wildlife San....

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Posted in: Northern Plains


WCS Supports Decision by Ministry of Mines and Energy to Stop Sand Dredging in Sre Ambel River System

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WCS Supports Decision by Ministry of Mines and Energy to Stop Sand Dredging in Sre Ambel River System
(July 18, 2017)   -   WCS supports the Ministry of Mines and Energy’s (MME) decision to stop all types of sand dredging activities in Sre Amble River system in....

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First Nest of Globally Endangered White-winged Duck Recorded in Northern Plains of Cambodia

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First Nest of Globally Endangered White-winged Duck Recorded in Northern Plains of Cambodia
(July 03, 2017)   -   A nest with seven eggs of the Globally Endangered White-winged Duck was recorded in Northern Plains of Cambodia for the first time in five years after three local men informed to conservationists of Ministry of Environment (MoE), Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). The nest was located inside a Koki tree hollow about 12 meters from the ground in Kulen Promtep Wildlife Sanctuary (KPWS) near Sambo Village, Sr-yorng Commune, Kulen District, and Preah Vihear Province.White-winged Duck (Asarcornis s...

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Posted in: Northern Plains


Globally Threatened Lesser Adjutant Returned to the Wild

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Globally Threatened Lesser Adjutant Returned to the Wild
(July 03, 2017)   -   Today the Angkor Centre for Conservation of Biodiversity (ACCB) in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment (MoE) and the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) released a threatened Lesser Adjutant back to the wild in Kulen Promtep Wildlife Sanctuary, Preah Vihear Province after this Adjutant had been rehabilitated at ACCB for more than a year.The Lesser Adjutant (Leptoptilos javanicus) is a large stork reaching 130cm in height with a wingspan exceeding two meters. Despite a global upper pop...

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Posted in: Northern Plains


First Nest of Critically Endangered Siamese Crocodile Recorded in Sre Ambel River System

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First Nest of Critically Endangered Siamese Crocodile Recorded in Sre Ambel River System
(June 27, 2017)   -   Conservationists from the Fisheries Administration (FiA), Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and local communities found a nest with 19 eggs of the Critically Endangered Siamese Crocodile in Kean-to pond, near Preah Angkeo Village, Dongpheng Commune, Sre Ambel District, Koh Kong Province, while searching for tracks, signs, and dung of wild crocodiles in the area. This is the first Siamese Crocodile nest recorded in six years of research and protection in the Sre Ambel River System. Siamese Croc...

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