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Thailand Natural History Resource Guide
Tourism Warning: Northern Thailand is not a suitable tourist destination during mid-February to April due to the annual forest fires deliberately set by rural people in the national parks and elsewhere. Even though the reach of government is everywhere through the top-heavy administration of every province, law enforcement is virtually non-existent.
All Thailand Experiences - Birding at Doi Inthanon National Park with Mr. Dang of the Doi Inthanon Birdwatching Center
In Depth Adventures - Phuket region
Nature Trails - Thailand itineraries by Kamol Komolphalin
South Nature Travel - Phuket
"Improvement" of Doi Suthep-Doi Pui National Park - Big construction project in this poorly protected and severely degraded park by the Royal Fore$t Department.
Angkhang Nature Resort - Doi Ang Khang
Art's Riverside Lodge - Khao Soke National Park
Country Home Resort - Chiang Dao
Maekok River Lodge - Rare birds of Ban Thaton by Tony Ball
Malee's Nature Lovers Bungalows - Doi Chiang Dao
Rim Doi Resort - Doi Chiang Dao
Similana Resort - Khao Lak
AmphibiaWeb - Includes pages on many species of Thailand amphibians, e.g., Rana hosii. Here is a clickable list of the 101 known species occurring in Thailand.
Asian Aquatic Snakes - Field Museum
Butterflies in Indo-China - chiefly from Thailand, Laos and Vietnam
Cat News - Newsletter of the IUCN/SSC Cat Specialist Group, on 5Tigers.com
Malaysia Elephant Satellite Tracking Project - including Elephant reintroduction project in Thailand
Vespine Wasps in Thailand - by Sirinee Poonchaisri
Backpackers murdered by Thai police officer in row at restaurant. The Independent, 10 September 2004. "There have been several murders of foreign tourists in Thailand including that of 23-year-old Kirsty Jones from Brecon, south Wales, who was murdered in a guesthouse in Chiang Mai in August 2000. Last month, a Scottish backpacker Mark Lemetti, 24, was beaten to death in southern Thailand. Violent crime rarely affects visitors to Kanchanaburi, but last year a French tourist was shot by a robber on a motorbike while walking to his guesthouse with friends."
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certifies Thailand's chief logging agency. WRM Bulletin 48 (July 2001). FSC certification, done with a goal of maximizing the supply of certified wood and without taking into account the needs of participants in forest ecosystems such as birds, gives a cover to the crooks at Thailand's Forest Industry Organisation (FIO). See "Is certification the solution?" WRM Bulletin 53 (December 2001).
Krabi Map (another)
MekongInfo - Environmental portal for Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam & Thailand, with a variety of hosted websites and lots of information, mostly on forest management
"More activists getting killed in Thailand's 'green wars': Even as the environmental movement gains new force, cases of activists being killed for opposing controversial projects are rising, causing dismay." by James East, Straits Times, 4 July 2001.