WCS Thailand Program and the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP), and Faculty of Forestry, Kasetsart University (KUFF) arranged a refresher training 'SMART PATROL' at Thungyai Naresuan West Wildlife Sanctuary (TYW) in Kanchanaburi Province during January 26 – February 2, 2018 with collaboration from the Border Patrol Police, 35 forest rangers with or without experience from the previous fundamental course of Smart Patrol have been trained with high level techniques for effective patrolling in their responsible areas.
KUFF, WCS-Thailand and WWF-Thailand conducted the “STRENGTHENS SMART PATROL TECHNIQUE training course (Payakprai 4)” for 44 KUFF female students. It is, therefore, critical that the forestry students are equipped and well trained to be a useful source for the DNP as well as other sectors. Students have been significantly improved, their spirit of conservation have boosted. They showed a strong commitment to learn the new tool and system. They were able to understand the processes taught during the course such as patrol techniques and morale at the site work environment. They will be a hopeful task force to protect and conserve forest and wildlife.