Vietnamese elephant injured by poacher's snare recovers after treatment

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Vietnamese elephant injured by poacher's snare recovers after treatment

Khajohnpat Boonprasert, an elephant veterinarian from Thailand’s National Elephant Institute, treats the wounds on the male elephant at the Dak Lak Elephant Conservation Center in April. Photo: Ngoc Quyen

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Viet Nam's elephants on brink of extinction

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news 2 related news

Viet Nam's elephants on brink of extinction

Experts and conservationists are calling for increased funding and efforts to save the dwindling number of elephants in Viet Nam.

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Elephant-minders at Yok Don National Park work to preserve remaining herd

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VietnamNet English 3 month(s) ago

Elephant-minders at Yok Don National Park work to preserve remaining herd

VietNamNet Bridge - Workers at the Dak Lak Elephant Conservation Center in Yok Don National Park describe themselves as ‘elephant-minders’, and say that caretaking of the animals requires the patience and endurance required to take care of young children.

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Elephant herds need protection in Yok Don Park

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VietNam News English 3 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news

An Asian elephant (elephas maximus) was found dead in a private forestry company's forest in Cu A Mung commune in the Central Highlands province's Ea H'leo district last week.

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Injured wild elephant rescued in Vietnam

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Báo Thanh Niên English 4 month(s) ago 1 related news

A wild elephant is recovering well from severe injuries caused by poachers' trap and will be released to a forest in central Vietnam soon, rescuers say.

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Dak Lak saves trapped wild elephant

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Dak Lak saves trapped wild elephant

The Dak Lak Elephant Conservation Centre rescued a wild elephant trapped at the Yok Don national park, the park said on March 8.

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Scientists call for prompt action to protect Yok Don National Park

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VietnamNet English 5 month(s) ago

Scientists call for prompt action to protect Yok Don National Park

VietNamNet Bridge – The dipterocarp forest ecosystem is being devastated in Yok Don National Park, and animals there are being killed day and night.

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Vietnam faces pressing need for saving wild tigers

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VietnamNet English 11 month(s) ago

Vietnam faces pressing need for saving wild tigers

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam is one of the 13 countries that have tigers in the wild, yet it is facing an urgent challenge in protecting the species, which is being pushed to the brink of extinction due to economic and social pressures.

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National park official’s son commits deforestation

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 37 month(s) ago

A son of a deputy director at Yok Don National Park in Dak Lak Province has illegally cut down five trees of precious species in the park.

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Dead elephants’ skeletons kept as specimens: ministry

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 36 month(s) ago 1 related news

The skeletons of two wild adult elephants that were found dead in Yok Don National Park in the central highlands province of Dak Lak on August 25 will be preserved as specimens to be displayed at the Forest Resources Museum of Vietnam at the request of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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Conservation plan launched to protect elephants

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VietNam News English 22 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Conservation plan launched to protect elephants

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has green-lighted an urgent project to bolster elephant conservation efforts and restrict ivory trading in Viet Nam by 2020.

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Scientists call for urgent actions to rescue dipterocarp forests

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VietnamNet English 22 month(s) ago

Scientists call for urgent actions to rescue dipterocarp forests

VietNamNet Bridge – Scientists have urged the local management agencies and population communities to take actions to conserve the ecosystem of the dipterocarp forests, which only exist in South East Asia.

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People destroy elephants’ house in central region

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VietnamNet English 22 month(s) ago

People destroy elephants’ house in central region

VietNamNet Bridge – Dak Lak provincial authorities have allocated tens of thousands of hectares of forest land to private companies to grow rubber. The elephants’ house, therefore, has been devastated.

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Wild elephants destroy crops in central highlands

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Báo Dân Trí English 23 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Wild elephants destroy crops in central highlands

Farmers in the central highland province of Dak Lak are losing their crops as wild elephants from local forests continue to feed on their crops.

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Park boss battles hydro-power dam

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VietNam News English 23 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The chief of the Yok Don National Park has strongly opposed a project to build a 28MW hydro-power project in its core zone, saying he will resign from his post if such a project was allowed to go through.

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