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Photo highlights from Laos . More pictures from Laos are available at Laos images. Unless otherwise specified, images were taken by Rhett A. Butler and are copyright mongabay.com 1994-2012.

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As the rush for land in Southeast Asia continues at breakneck speed, often bringing with it social and environmental destruction, a new study by a major environmental research group explores how well investors really know where ...

Almost nothing is known about the Annamite striped rabbit. First described in 1999, this beautifully-colored rabbit is found in Annamite Mountains ...

Surging demand for natural rubber is decimating some of the world's most endangered forests, putting wildlife and critical ecosystem services at ...

New figures show essentially no change in the number of elephants killed in Africa by poachers last year, despite a high-profile ...

A city-sized resort complex in Laos is facilitating large-scale wildlife trafficking for Chinese tourists, exacerbating commercial poaching in the Southeast Asian ...

Loss of tropical forests accelerated roughly 60 percent during the 2000s, argues a paper published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters. ...

What big teeth you have, my dear! The better to eat insects with—and make one's own ecological niche. Scientists have uncovered ...

Only one freshwater pearl mussel species is known to inhabit tropical water systems. However, despite being listed as Endangered by the ...

It's no secret that when it comes to the wild cats of Asia—and, really, cats in general—tigers get all the press. ...

In 2010, poachers shot and killed the last Javan rhino in Vietnam, wiping out an entire subspecies. The Sumatran rhino, the ...

New satellite data from NASA suggests that deforestation is sharply increasing in Bolivia and Mekong countries during the second quarter of ...

Intricately carved, meticulously designed, and costing hundreds of thousands of dollars: this is "hongmu," or Chinese luxury furniture reflecting the elite ...

In 1929, two sons of Theodore Roosevelt (Teddy Junior and Kermit) led an expedition that killed a barking deer, or muntjac, ...

Scientific American) magazine recently ran an article on the rediscovery of the smoothtooth blacktip shark (Carcharhinus leiodon) in a Kuwaiti fish ...

In 1992, scientists made a spectacular discovery: a large, land mammal (200 pounds) that had somehow eluded science even as humans ...

An ecotourism project in a remote part of Laos has won the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Award for Best for Responsible ...

The bushmeat markets of Lao PDR (Laos) are filled with racks of wild game harvested both legally and illegally from the ...

The Greater Mekong region of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar (Burma), Thailand and Vietnam will lose a third of its remaining forest cover ...

Home to giant catfish and stingrays, feeding over 60 million people, and with the largest abundance of freshwater fish in the ...

Scientists have documented a series of links between exotic frogs for trade and diseases in wild frogs in Southeast Asia, including ...
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