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Subscribe to watch full natural history and science documentaries! A new documentary is uploaded every week. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thesecretsofnature Twitter: https://twitter.com/NatureUniversum Southeast Asia at its best. 85% of the country is untouched nature, widespread forests, steep mountains and wide river valleys, but also cool high plateaus and savannahs. The primeval forests support a fauna like something out of a fairy tale, with elephants, tigers, leopards, and some of the rarest animal species on the planet. Species never seen by humans are discovered at regular intervals. In recent decades, the few large mammals to be described for the first time were all found in Indochina and experts assume that most of them are at home in Laos: wild oxen such as the saola an...
The Nam Nern Night Safari is a 24-hour, boat-based tour deep into the jungles of Laos, in South-East Asia. (See www.NamEt.org) The highlight of the trip is the nighttime wildlife-spotlighting, when long-tail boats drift down the Nam Nern River looking for wild and endangered animals before returning visitors to the ecolodge within the national park. This innovative and adventurous journey is not only one of the few opportunities in Laos to view rare wildlife, but the trip is designed to support alternative livelihoods for local people and generate community support for conservation of tigers and other wildlife.
turtle lake and monkey forest
Here I take a look around Thoulakham Zoo, located some 60 kilometers north of Vientiane in scenic countryside. The zoo is quite extensive and set in a shaded park with lush vegetation.There are a number of birds and animals to see, most native to Laos and South-East Asia. Coming mid week was good as we had the place almost to ourselves and I was the only foreign visitor. Music: "Instrumental By มาริสา พละกุญชร_Instrumental By Marisa Palakhunc-รักแท้มีอยู่จริง_Ruk Tae Mee Yoo Jing"
Credit: Freeland/Panthera A rare population of Indochinese tigers has been discovered and filmed in the jungles of Eastern Thailand. The tigers were found thanks to the efforts of Freeland and Panthera, two wildlife conservation groups working in conjunction with Thailand’s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation. These images and video, captured via camera trap and released on March 28, show not only adult tigers, but cubs. This is evidence of the “world’s second breeding Indochinese Tiger population…[and] the first evidence of a breeding population in Eastern Thailand in over 15 years” according to a press release issued by the organizations. Only about 8 percent of tiger grounds have confirmed breeding populations, Panthera reported, and this discovery indicate...
Tiger skins and rhino horns are being openly traded in Laos - despite a ban to protect the endangered species. An investigation has revealed the goods are being sold at a gambling resort popular with Chinese tourists. Al Jazeera's Nick Clark has the story. More on our website: http://aljazeera.com Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/AJEngligh Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Find us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/aljazeera
The Mekong is one of the great rivers of the world. Born at 5000 meters altitude in the Tibetan Plateau and after crossing China, Burma, Thailand, enters in Laos and Cambodia to die in the China Sea, South of Vietnam. Laos, Cambodia and southern Vietnam are the site where develops this episode, which aims to show the reality of these three countries and how the Mekong River is central to the life of its people. Anam mountains, in Laos, welcoming Ekor Tribe. Until then the cameras have moved the program to capture the new year celebration, its leisurely way of life and respect for the environment in their daily work. Following the path of spirituality that the river leaves behind in this place, are the temples pagodas and monasteries where youth are initiated into the monkhood and show t...
A resort city in northwest Laos where tourists can openly buy endangered species' parts has been exposed in a report by the Environmental Investigation Agency. The resort, named the Golden Triangle Special Economic Zone, also has restaurants were the menus consist of many endangered animals including tiger, bear, monitor lizards, pangolins, geckos, and a variety of snakes and turtles. We look at the story on the Lip News with Nik Zecevic and Jose Marcelino Ortiz. http://thelip.tv/ http://www.youtube.com/theliptv2
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The community-based eco-tourism project at Nam Et-Phou Louey National Protected Area is one of the few opportunities in Laos to view rare wildlife. It is designed to support alternative livelihoods for local villages and generate community support for the conservation of tigers and other rare wildlife species. Contact us at http://laos-adventures.com for tour reservation details. [Please enjoy the movie in 4K if your internet is fast enough.] Credits: Director I Producer I DoP: Cyril Eberle Editor I Colourist: Ka Xiong Production Assistant: Kyle Wagner Executive Producer: Tiger Trail Travel I laos-adventures.com Music: premiumbeat.com Interviews in order of appearance: Mr. Phiamoua Valeeyiayee, Mr Phout Thavong, and Mr. Khamsone Phanmexay. Special thanks to Sean McNamara, Landscape Pro...
Welcome to the rescue centre for Asiatic black bear (also known as the moon bear) in beautiful Tat Kuangsi National Park, near Luang Prabang, Laos. And let the guys from Free the Bears tell you about how it works and why it is important to protect wildlife. For more information - visit www.freethebears.org
How the Golden Triangle Special Economic Zone (GT SEZ) in Bokeo Province, Laos, has effectively become a hub for trade in illegal wildlife products and parts of endangered species including tigers, elephants, rhinos, bears, pangolins and reptiles. https://eia-international.org/
Xaypasa (Tum) Rassavong takes us to Savannakhet Province in Laos, where 18 critically endangered Siamese crocodiles raised from egg by local villagers are released back into their wild habitat thanks to a project spearheaded by WCS, the Wildlife Conservation Society. In Lao with English Subtitles ໜັງສັ້ນນີ້ສ້າງໂດຍ ທ້າວ ໄຊປະຊາ ລາດຊະວົງ, ຖ່າຍທຳຢູ່ແຂວງສະຫວັນນະເຂດ, ບອ່ນທີ່ໄຂ່ແຂ້ 18 ໜວ່ຍໄດ້ຖືກຟັກໂດຍຊາວບ້ານ ແລະ ນຳກັບໄປປອ່ຍສູ່ແຫຼ່ງທີ່ຢູ່ອາໃສທຳມະຊາດ, ຕອ້ງຂໍຂອບໃຈອົງການອະນຸລັກສັດປ່າທີ່ເປັນຜູ່ນຳພາໂຄງການນີ້. ວິດີໂອນີ້ແມ່ນພາສາລາວ ແລະ ມີໜັງສືແປຢູ່ກອ້ງພາສາອັງກິດ For information how you can help, contact: laos.wcs.org This video was made as part of American FIlm Week in Vientiane, Laos October 2014