In 10 days, around 25ha in two separate locations in the Phnom Oral Wildlife Sanctuary in Trapaing Chor commune had been bulldozed, with nearly 100ha slated for unauthorised clearance.
Sad news as Nam Et-Phou Louey has been seen as a potential last refuge for beleaguered big cats in Southeast Asia.
Many species of rare turtles are in danger of extinction due to illegal trading in Vietnam.
Winter birds inhabiting in Myanmar’s wetland areas migrated through Central Asia Flyway and East Asian-Australasian Flyway.
Efforts to be made to address significant problems such as traffic congestion, traffic accidents, flooding, and environmental pollution, as well as climate-change adaptation.
This jointly funded program, which is called Building Resilient Livelihoods in Kayin State, is paving paths out of poverty and dependence.
Environmental technical teams and bird conservationists on Sunday expressed concern for the biodiversity of birds in the wetlands due to the water shortage this year.
The reduced flow due to the dams will deal a critical blow to the already-declining fish population, as well as communities who depend on the river.