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× Over 400 species of birds are known to occur within the Park’s boundaries, and 57 mammals. Larger mammals include elephant, gaur, sambar deer, banteng, serow, and bear, indo-chinese tiger, leopard, both common and Fea’s muntjac. Malayan tapir, white-handed gibbon, dusky and banded langurs, Asian wild dog, otter, and wild boar.

World Heritage Kaeng Krachan

08 Jul 2019 07:21 - 08 Jul 2019 07:22 #5304 by INFO
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The initial presentation by IUCN and the World Heritage Committee deliberation can be seen in the following video starting at "1.51"




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08 Jul 2019 09:00 #5305 by INFO
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REFERRED. The case has been referred to the next meeting in February 2021, with additional details to be supplied by Thailand.

This should not be seen as a failure, simply a procedural realignment to allow the case to be approved in the next session when Thailand submits additional details.

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16 Jul 2019 08:52 #5312 by INFO
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"The chief of Kaeng Krachan National Park has vowed to resolve a conflict between ethnic Karen locals and authorities after it scuppered the park’s bid for Unesco world heritage status.

“The World Heritage Committee cited concerns of the local community as a caution against granting world-heritage status to the Kaeng Krachan Forest Complex [KKFC],” park chief Mana Permpoon said on Monday, “We will address the concerns using the law and discussion.” ................."


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Source: www.nationthailand.com/news/30373001

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