IUCN organised the dry season Sonkram river environmental observation program during March 1-9. The base is at Amphoe Sri Songkram in Nakon Panom province. The sites are at villages along the river. The sites are Baan Kum Shi in Faorai of Nongkhai, Thabor and Napo Noi in Srisongkram. Survey including fishery, botany, environment, sociology, agriculture, water use and land use.
Team of specialists are Maria, David, Rebecka, Buapan, Kai, Mongkol, Pe, and Ae. Boonchai was taken the long leave to join this program. Many trekking, boating, and driving around the area give more understanding on the life of people in the region.
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