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Wildlife poacher arrested in Sumatra 'was set to sell tiger carcass’

A wildlife poacher who was in possession of a tiger carcass has been arrested in North Sumatra in Indonesia.

An anti-trafficking team made up of officials from the Gunung Leuser National Park (GNLP) and the Orangutan Information Centre’s Forest Wildlife Protection Unit (ForWPU) caught the poacher yesterday (Sunday) in the Cinta Raja area of the park, in the Langkat district. 795 more words


Encounters with People of the Forest

Gunung Leuser National Park, Indonesia
July 29, 2017

Decades ago, the town of Bukit Lawang was no doubt a beautiful spot perched at the edge of the national park. 1,565 more words