Snares pose great threat to wildlife survival in Cambodia, say officials, conservationists-Xinhua

Neth Pheaktra (1st R), secretary of state and spokesman for Cambodia’s Ministry of Environment, visits a wildlife exhibition during the Zero-Snaring Campaign event in Mondulkiri province, Cambodia on July 29, 2022. Officials and conservationists said here on Friday that snares have been posing a great threat to wildlife survival in Cambodia, urging greater participation from … Read more

Snares pose great threat to wildlife survival in Cambodia, say officials, conservationists-Xinhua

Undated photo shows a snared banteng at the Monk’s Community Forestry in Oddar Meanchey province, Cambodia. (World Wildlife Fund/Handout via Xinhua) “Illegal hunting from the past to the present, coupled with the large number of snares set in the natural forest, fueled by the illegal wildlife trade, constitute some of the main factors threatening Cambodia’s … Read more