Tag archive for ‘WWF’
By Tanden Zangmo On Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Community-based ecotourism projects being piloted in Manas

Ecotourism had never been explored as an alternative community-based livelihood option in Royal Manas National Park (RMNP) except since 2010. With a population of about 10,646 people representing 1,026 households More...

By Ugyen Dorji On Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Saving the iconic cat

Yesterday, around 50 officials from various organizations walked five km along with the agriculture minister,  Lyonpo Dr Pema Gyamtsho, through the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Park (JDWNP) for the  cause More...

By Tashi Wangmo On Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

From rhino horns to elephant tusks, wildlife smuggling thrives

Tashi Wangmo/ Thimphu A spate of wildlife smuggling and poaching incidents in Bhutan show that Bhutan needs to be on the guard against wildlife smugglers and poachers. Recently, a man from Nanglam, Pemagatshel, More...