Additionally, visitors can also enjoy exploring the many natural wonders Mizoram has to offer by touring in one of their massive national parks such as the Ngengpui Wildlife Sanctuary, where they can catch a glimpse of the clouded leopard
and the Rhesus macaque.
Cobras and Apaches then led another wave of attack, including the use of 40 mm automatic grenade launchers, the guns of the CM33 Clouded Leopard
armored vehicle, and many other machine guns and rifles, snuffing out what little resistance was left.
'It is now more urgent than ever to make species conservation front and centre of the national agenda, and to concentrate resources towards saving species like the Malayan elephant, Sunda clouded leopard
, Bornean banteng, proboscis monkey, and other threatened species,' she said, adding that the foundation was currently supporting conservation efforts of these species.
A promotional email I received from Cuc Phuong National Park was tantalising: "The ancient forest contains almost 2,000 species of trees and among them live some amazing and rare animals including the clouded leopard
, Delacour's langur, Owston's civet, otters and Asian black bears!
Two of the group are in hysterics as they hold the endangered clouded leopard
in Tampin, Malaysia.
Moats and streams replace barren cages at one of the world's few open zoos, which houses more than 300 species, including rare Asian animals such as the Komodo dragon, Sumatran tiger, clouded leopard
and a large colony of orangutan.
As one of the most protected plots of forested land, the Danum Valley is home to an abundance of endangered species of animals like the endangered orangutan native only to Malaysia, the clouded leopard
, and forest elephants.
The powerful and majestic Eastern cougar (Puma concolor couguar) and Formosan clouded leopard
(Neofelis nebulosa brachyuran) were all declared critically endangered in 2009, but were listed as extinct after 10 years.
Due to the rangers' work, the illegal wildlife trade has been massively reduced in the forest which is now seeing a resurgence in formerly traded mammals such as the endangered clouded leopard
, sun bear, northern pig-tailed macaque, pangolin, the Nicobar crab-eating macaque, and the (extremely shy) pileated gibbon, to name a few.
However, a rehabilitated Bornean orangutan was successfully rewilded in Sabah's Tabin Wildlife Sanctuary, the first orangutan to fully return to the forest after such a long spell in captivity and rehabilitation, and a clouded leopard
was sighted within the vicinity of a local hospital.
2007: Ecology and conservation of the leopard cat Prionailurus bengalensis and clouded leopard
Neofelis nebulosa in Khao Yai National Park, Thailand.
And even the least labourintensive work took 57 hours to build - with Lennox the clouded leopard
being made out of 23,953 bricks by two builders.