In a bid to preserve one of the world’s rarest and largest fresh water turtles.
Forestry administration officials in Siem Reap seize nearly 600 kilograms of live turtles.
Banteay Meanchey authorities release over 100 rescued turtles into a conservation area.
Mexico investigates the recent deaths of more than 100 endangered sea turtles.
Authorities rescue about half a tonne of wildlife including snakes and turtles when they stopped a bus heading for Phnom Penh.
Police stop a truck, seizing nearly a tonne of live turtles and Asian water monitors.
He brought the turtle inside and watched with curiosity at what unfolded. “I could not believe my eyes. They moved to close to each other.”