Published: Oct 20, 2019
The declaration of Hat Chao Mai National Park and Mu Koh Libong as non-hunting areas in Trang province and the declaration of Mu Koh Angthong National Marine Park as Asean Heritage for its rich natural beauty have given a momentum to preservation efforts.
Published: Sep 05, 2019
Authorities in the southern province of Krabi have set up a special task team to provide immediate care to dugongs and other rare marine life, Krabi Marine and Coastal Resources Office director Bunnarak Sermthong said on Thursday (September 5). This is in a bid to boost their chance of survival after the past two months saw 10 dugongs, turtles and dolphins being swept ashore and dying.
Published: Sep 03, 2019
Trang’s ambitious plan to turn Koh Libong into an Asean model for the conservation of dugong, sea grass, coral, marine life, coastal resources and traditional lifestyles has garnered unanimous support, including from the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources, the Andaman Foundation, community leaders and traditional fishermen’s representatives.