South Korean actress Lee Yeol-eum. Photo: YouTube

South Korean actress Lee Yeol-eum charged in Thailand for catching endangered giant clams

  • She caught three giant clams in a Thai national marine park on the survival TV show The Law of the Jungle
  • Thai authorities said the actress has been charged with hunting the protected shellfish
Topic |   Thailand

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South Korean actress Lee Yeol-eum. Photo: YouTube
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Mariam the dugong, which was separated from her mother and beached, carried by Thai carers. Photo: Facebook / Kongkiat Kittiwatanawong

Thai authorities to live-stream care of beached baby dugong named Mariam

  • Mariam, a baby dugong beached on a southern island, has become an internet sensation since her carers began posting videos and photos of her on Facebook
  • Separated from her mother and especially vulnerable, the animal will be kept for six months before being returned to the ocean
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Mariam the dugong, which was separated from her mother and beached, carried by Thai carers. Photo: Facebook / Kongkiat Kittiwatanawong
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