The wildlife trade center of Mong La on the China-Myanmar border has seen a 60 percent growth in new ivory items despite a ban on ivory trade in China.
The giant papier-mâché sculpture was created as part of 'Voices for Momos,’ a campaign to highlight the plight of elephants in Myanmar.
Hong Kong’s rare pink dolphins battle for survival as work on a bridge linking the Asian financial hub with China disrupts the communication and feeding activities of the anima
Suspects held in Irrawaddy, Bago and Magwe; more arrests imminent, police say.
Many protected areas fall short, according to a report in the journal Science led by researchers at the University of Queensland in Australia.
Two suspects admitted to poaching but two others got away, according to local police.
Group calls for Shwedagon, Bogyoke markets to be closed as six-month awareness campaign ends.
Organizers hope ‘Voices for Wildlife’ event in Yangon will spur government to stamp out poaching, wildlife trade.
The cause of death is unknown, but locals point to electric-shock fishing.