good work of Mick Davies and Dowroong Danlamajak at Yonok Wetlands
continues with the continuing success of English lessons to benefit
the local monks and villagers.
One monk, Pra
Ajarn Sane of Wat Viang Cum, is particularly keen on turning his
temple into a meditation and nature study retreat and strives to
protect as much land as he can for wildlife and peaceful human pursuits.
Both Thai and foreign visitors are welcome to spend time at this
Ian Smith, of
Viang Yonok Hotel, kindly
donated a pair of binoculars for Pra Ajarn Sane to use to study
birds and to keep an eye out for hunters; the picture below shows