The Thai province of Kanchanaburi is experiencing some naughty nighttime behavior from its elephants, as humans take over more and more of their territory. Will nightly observations and nannycams help man and beast find common ground?
The world's largest land mammal is a huge draw for tourists. But while Africa's elephants are more likely to be spotted roaming vast nature reserves, their Asian cousins are less fortunate.
Baby elephants have become the must-have status symbol for Sri Lanka's wealthy. The government has introduced new laws to protect them. But conservationists believe more action is needed to end mistreatment.
Officials stationed at the controversial "Tiger Temple" in western Thailand have arrested two men who tried to smuggle out tiger skins and amulets. The center is accused of illegal animal trafficking.
Myanmar wants to combat rampant illegal wildlife trade in the lawless border town of Mong La. Products include ivory and tiger wine. But it could prove difficult.
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