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  1. 1. news | 14 Jan 2015

    Trang forest poaching curbed

    By Online Reporters

    » Trang authorities took the most-aggressive legal action yet against illegal encroachment of public land in 2014, more than doubling the number of cases launched the prior year.

  2. 2. news | 13 Jan 2015

    Huge Kanchanaburi encroachment probed

    By Piyarach Chongcharoen

    » KANCHANABURI — Authorities are investigating Tuesday’s discovery of nearly 300 rai of encroached land in the Wang-Yai and Mae-Nam-Noi national-forest reserves in hopes of identifying the unknown poachers.

  3. 3. news | 07 Jan 2015

    700 rai of Sukhothai forest encroached

    By Online Reporters

    » Another 700 rai of forest reserve in Sukhothai province has been illegally turned into rubber and corn plantations, a military-led inspection team found Wednesday.

  4. 4. learning | 20 Aug 2012

    Massive effort to douse forest fires sees progress

    General news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Short-term, the forest fires ravaging parts of Nakhon Si Thammarat province should be under control within days. Longer-term, the situation is less clear.

  5. 5. learning | 16 Jul 2012

    Shootout in Chiang Rai forest

    About crime & drug smuggling

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Drug smugglers killed in gunfight as they pass through forest from Burma to Thailand near Maesai.

  6. 6. learning | 30 May 2012

    Charging villagers 32 million for forest damage?

    About agriculture

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Villagers fight back after govt orders them to pay 32 million for forest damage & global warming. Hurry up with land deeds promised, say villagers.

  7. 7. news | 20 Jan 2015

    Ex-monk faces encroachment lawsuit

    By Chinnawat Singha

    » A disgraced former Phetchabun monk who defrocked after admitting having sex with a male disciple will face a lawsuit over illegal construction of a helicopter-landing pad inside Nam Nao National Park, forestry officials ...

  8. 8. news | 25 Dec 2014

    Beach vendors face crackdown

    KOH CHANG

    By Jakkrit Waewkraihong, Newspaper section: News

    » Authorities on Koh Chang island are stepping up efforts to stop wastewater discharges and encroachment on public areas at Hat Sai Khao. 

  9. 9. news | 11 Dec 2014

    Pongpat cohort hauled in

    corruption

    By Post Reporters, Newspaper section: News

    » Police yesterday arrested the wife of a former Samut Sakhon Immigration Police chief on a lese majeste charge, which has been added to previous charges of public land encroachment.

  10. 10. learning | 10 Feb 2012

    Dismantle entire Sukhumvit hotel?

    About law enforcement

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Common problem of encroachment on narrow sois (pedestrian death traps) may have landmark legal case to spark law enforcement.

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