In a straight line but find that you move in circles we need supermarkets the our car need the forest here they find food plants medical herbs firewood building materials honey and animal protein the other hunters have moved on but so nu has picked up a rustle.
Calmly the akka hunter uses his crossbow the bird is not dead just injured almost as fast as his arrow so when yo has caught up with his prey within seconds it is packed away it’s a delicacy a pheasant the acha are allowed to hunt pheasants but not protected animals such as the tiger one would readily vouch for the innocence of these gentle people yet.
Tigers are caught and killed in Laos 2003 the goal of the project was to understand better the distribution and abundance of tiger and their prey in the Nama Puli protected area 5000.
Matic cameras will be installed in the mountain forests they will record anything that moves.
Only during the dry season come one travel here without sinking into deep mud a camera team will accompany the group and try to install a video camera along with the stills cameras the first camera trap will be positioned at a walking distance of two days Laos has no access to the sea yet it is a land of water dominated by the mighty Mekong beginning at.
A point where three countries Laos Thailand and China meet.
The Mekong runs southland it forms a long border line with Thailand and leaves Laos in the South thundering over the Kong for Peng waterfalls into neighboring Cambodia it is a spectacular and noisy exit mean AMCOM mother of all waters is what the people of laos call their river in the south the mekong is as wide as a lake this water scape is called sea found on the four thousand islands.
When the rainy season starts most disappear overnight over a distance of one thousand nine hundred kilometers the mekong carries goods and people irrigates rice paddies and fills the nets of fishermen this river produces more fish than the entire Mediterranean Sea an annual.
Two million tonnes the mekong boasts one of the world’s highest degrees of biodiversity scientists know many of its species only from hearsay these murky floods are home to.
A legendary monster the giant catfish weighing 300 kilos it is the world’s biggest freshwater fish.
Only a few people have ever seen a giant catfish at the fishermen in the northwest near the Thai border have hunted the giant for generations but even at the height of.
The catfish season or we can find is one Thai fishing boat Laos has recently prohibited the catching of catfish because the species is threatened by extinction for hours the Thai sail up and down the river only to return home with empty Nets what has happened to the giant catfish if there is an answer it is found on the Thai side of the river like the Mekong the northern mountains are also full of secrets the ARCA people live along the Chinese border many of their.
Villages can only be reached by foot journeys often lasting several days through thick mountain forests hunters like su n yo are familiar with plants and animals no white man has ever seen he still uses the traditional Chinese crossbow firearms are prohibited the.