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A buffer zone for Thailand, last great hope for wildlife in Southeast Asia (commentary) https://news.mongabay.com/2021/06/a-buffer-zone-for-thailand-last-great-hope-for-wildlife-in-southeast-asia-commentary/

A buffer zone for Thailand, last great hope for wildlife in Southeast Asia (commentary)

mongabay.com

published 6/7/2021

author

Erik Hoffner

summary

It might sound nihilistic and harsh to describe Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia (Indochina) as forming a kind of buffer zone against the onslaught of snaring and the defaunation of forests that have engulfed the region, but that may be exactly what these countries represent, and even Thailand is not safe. The Indochinese tiger is extinct […]