In the depths of Preah Vihear province, Chhep Protected Forest is home to three critically endangered species of vulture – red-headed, slender-billed and white-rumped. Trips can be arranged through the Sam Veasna Centre, and involve camping overnight in the forest, followed by a morning watching the vultures breakfast on a dead cow. The project is run by the Wildlife Conservation Society (wcs.org) and some of the fees collected go towards supporting livelihoods in the community.

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