On Thursday, dozens of people from Chana, the affected district in Songkhla province, camped out near the prime minister’s office in Bangkok to protest the government’s plans for constructing the sprawling industrial park.
“A practice to transform retired petroleum platform jackets into artificial reefs to provide habitat for marine life has been successful in many territories around the world such as the Gulf of Mexico, Brunei, and Malaysia.” [PR News]
Much of Thailand’s food ends up on the garbage heap. It’s a waste and bad for the climate. Now the country is trying to improve its trash management system and make it more environmentally friendly.
News of big trees being chopped down appears often on social media.
Forum attended by 200 people including local villagers, conservationists, journalists, and the US and Australian embassies in Bangkok — Chins declined participation.
The model, which has been adopted in many European countries, especially in Scandinavia, has proven successful in conserving trees.
This is the third year that Greenpeace Thailand and each year they find the same types of plastic from the same companies.
The 18,000 sq km forest in Thailand is considered a stronghold where tigers have made a comeback due to conservation measures.
Their status as sacred creatures has not stopped some wild elephants from killing three Buddhist monks in three separate incidents in just a few weeks.
The tiger cubs’ seizure is a follow-up from an early crackdown at the tiger park in January 2018.