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Special Report: Delivering Impact, Together

Special Report: Delivering Impact, Together

We are pleased to share with you an update on our work. Given all recent biodiversity warnings hitting the news, we took time to gather evidence of progress across our field teams and partnerships and compiled the following impact summary report. Asian Elephants Our...

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Environment Education Programs in Siem Bouk, Cambodia

Environment Education Programs in Siem Bouk, Cambodia

Environmental education is an essential part of our Asian elephant conservation program in Cambodia’s Prey Lang forest. We regularly share information from wildlife monitoring with key community stakeholders, which includes young people, to promote forest...

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Protecting Prey Lang Forest with Indigenous Kuy Partners

Protecting Prey Lang Forest with Indigenous Kuy Partners

Wild Earth Allies works closely with the indigenous Kuy community who have long been stewards of Cambodia’s Prey Lang Forest. The Kuy people, original inhabitants of this area, still depend on the forest for their primary livelihoods. Prey Lang forest is also home to...

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The Earth’s Biodiversity Needs Us

The Earth’s Biodiversity Needs Us

According to a landmark report released this week, one million plant and animal species are facing extinction which has alarming implications for human survival. While nothing in this report by the UN Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and...

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Wildlife Monitoring in Prey Lang Forest

Wildlife Monitoring in Prey Lang Forest

An important element of our Cambodia team’s conservation work in Prey Lang forest is the installation of camera traps to monitor threatened wildlife species such as the Asian elephant. Prey Lang forest is one of the largest remaining lowland evergreen forests in the...

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The Cultural Significance of Asian Elephants in Cambodia

The Cultural Significance of Asian Elephants in Cambodia

Asian elephants have been integral to Khmer culture in Cambodia for millennia. Elephants feature prominently in the extraordinary temples of Angkor in Cambodia’s northern province of Siem Reap. Historians estimate that over 6,000 elephants were used in the...

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Developing a Field Guide for the Trees of Belize

Developing a Field Guide for the Trees of Belize

Days before our planned departure to Belize with a small group of our Board members and supporters, I received a call from our trip leader, botanist Dr. Steven Brewer. He excitedly reported that a tree species he found with colleagues in 1997 was coming into flower...

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Tree Species of the Bald Hills Landscape

Tree Species of the Bald Hills Landscape

The Bald Hills savannas of the north-central Maya Mountains transition to pine-oak forests to broadleaved rainforests, resulting in a rich array of tree species across the landscape. Learn more about the ecological principles that explain these transitions in our...

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