Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary
About Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary
Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary boasts a unique mangrove ecosystem consisting of 23,750 hectares and has around 10,000 people living within its borders. The area is influenced by inter-tidal levels and water from highland areas. Although Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary is protected under the Ramsar Convention there are concerns about the destruction of mangrove forests and the clearing of coastal swamp forest due to excessive shrimp farming.
Attractions near Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary
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Koh Rong is the second-largest island of Cambodia. The island has an area of approximately 78 km2 (30 sq mi) and 43 km (27 mi) of its entire coastline of 61 km (38 mi) are beaches of varying lengths and coloration - from white to beige to rose-colored sands. Bays, protruding capes, and impressive sandstone rock formations contribute to the island's scenic panorama. The southern coastline, exposed to the weather and open sea, is particularly spectacular, whereas the eastern coast, which faces tow
Where is Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary
Discover more attractions in Koh Kong Province, where Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary is located
The most southwestern province of Cambodia, Koh Kong has a long undeveloped coastline and a mountainous, forested, and largely inaccessible interior which includes part of the Cardamom Mountains, Cambodia's largest national park, and a section of Kirirom National Park.