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Washington, we have a problem.

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | September 15, 2009 3 comments

Xiaowei, a Chinese rock-star, Tshepo, an African activist and Shane, an American-Indian student are part of the small Greenpeace team of Thai and Filipino staff and volunteers, that walked the entire distance of 12 kms with the...

Greenpeace activists

Image | September 16, 2009 at 7:00

Greenpeace activists, elephants and mahouts walk through a woody path leading to the Khao Hua Na Temple near Khao Yai National Park in Nakhon Nayok province, 110 kilometers from Bangkok, during the fourth leg of the Chang(e) Caravan. The symbol...

A mahout helps an elephant take a shower

Image | September 16, 2009 at 7:00

A mahout helps an elephant take a shower near Khao Yai National Park in Nakhon Nayok province, 110 kilometers from Bangkok, during the fourth leg of the Chang(e) Caravan. The symbol of Nakhon Nayok province is an elephant holding rice stalks...

A Greenpeace activist hands a Chang(e) Caravan

Image | September 16, 2009 at 7:00

A Greenpeace activist hands a Chang(e) Caravan brochure to a motorist passing the Greenpeace-led elephant caravan along a road in Nakhon Nayok province, 110 kilometers from Bangkok, during the fourth leg of the Chang(e) Caravan. The symbol of...

Children watch Asian Elephants (chang in

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Children watch Asian Elephants (chang in Thai) in awe during a “People-Elephant-Forest” talk for school children conducted by the Thai Elephant Research and Conservation Fund (TERF) in Cham Pak Paew temple in Thailand’s Suraburi province, 150...

Elephants from the Greenpeace

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Elephants from the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan pass by a rice field in Thailand’s Suraburi province. The ADB estimates that climate change can lead to a 50% decline in rice production compared to 1990 levels in Thailand, Indonesia, the...

Elephants from the Greenpeace

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Elephants from the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan pass by a rice field in Thailand’s Suraburi province. The ADB estimates that climate change can lead to a 50% decline in rice production compared to 1990 levels in Thailand, Indonesia, the...

Local schoolchildren greet one of five elephants

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Local schoolchildren greet one of five elephants from the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in Cham Pak Paew temple in Thailand’s Suraburi province, 150 kilometers North of Bangkok. The Chang(e) Caravan, a march for change by people and elephants...

Children watch in awe as an Asian Elephant

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Children watch in awe as an Asian Elephant (chang in Thai) opens his mouth during a “People-Elephant-Forest” talk for school children conducted by the Thai Elephant Research and Conservation Fund (TERF) in Cham Pak Paew temple in Thailand’s...

Asian Elephants (chang in Thai) take an early

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

Asian Elephants (chang in Thai) take an early monring dip in a small creek outside Khao Yai National Park, 200 kilometers North of Bangkok, before setting off on the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan.

A Greenpeace volunteer sets up an exhibit

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

A Greenpeace volunteer sets up an exhibit of climate change impacts in a school near Khao Yai National Park, 200 kilometers North of Bangkok. The exhibit is part of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan.

An elephant rest stop during the second leg

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

An elephant rest stop during the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan. Elephants get warm easily and need to be cooled off at intervals to ensure their comfort during the journey. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched last September 12, is...

An elephant rest stop during the second leg

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

An elephant rest stop during the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan. Elephants get warm easily and need to be cooled off at intervals to ensure their comfort during the journey. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched last September 12, is...

A mahout offers a prayer during a ceremony

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

A mahout offers a prayer during a ceremony before setting off on the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched last September 12, is a procession of community folk and Greenpeace volunteers that aims to...

Portrait of an Asiatic Elephant (chang in

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Portrait of an Asiatic Elephant (chang in Thai). The elephant is one of five who have set off today on a historic Chang(e) Caravan led by Greepeace. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace, will pass by Thailand’s Central Plains,...

Photographer Sataporn Thongma and a Greenpeace

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Photographer Sataporn Thongma and a Greenpeace volunteer are reflected on a glass window pane in a house near Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers from Bangkok during the first leg of the the Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan,...

Three Asiatic Elephants (chang in Thai) and

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Three Asiatic Elephants (chang in Thai) and their mahouts walk along a road near Khao Yai National Park , about 200 kilometers from Bangkok as they set off on the first leg of the Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by...

A Greenpeace volunteer poses with a Chang(e)

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

A Greenpeace volunteer poses with a Chang(e) Caravan banner at the Thai Elephant Research and Conservation Center during the send off ceremony for the Greenpeace Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace, will pass...

A Greenpeace activist holds a Chang(e) Caravan

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

A Greenpeace activist holds a Chang(e) Caravan banner at the Thai Elephant Research and Conservation Center during the send off ceremony for the Greenpeace Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace, will pass by...

Chinese singer Xiao Wei from the band Catcher

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Chinese singer Xiao Wei from the band Catcher in the Rye poses with Alongkot Chukaew of the Thai Elephant Research and Conservation Center during the send off ceremony for the Greenpeace Chang(e) Caravan. The banner reads “Save Forest, Save...

Asiatic Elephants (chang in Thai) seems to

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Asiatic Elephants (chang in Thai) seems to greet a woman during the send off ceremony for the Greenpeace Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace, will pass by Thailand’s Central Plains, along climate...

A woman pays respect to a Thai Buddhist monk

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

A woman pays respect to a Thai Buddhist monk after an offering of food during the blessing for the Greenpeace Chang(e) Caravan. he Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace, will pass by Thailand’s Central Plains, along climate...

Elephants and their mahouts take Thai Buddhist

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Elephants and their mahouts take Thai Buddhist monks to the venue for the send of blessing for the Greenpeace Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace, will pass by Thailand’s Central Plains, along climate...

Thai Buddhist monks bless Greenpeace activists

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Thai Buddhist monks bless Greenpeace activists, community folk, elephants and their mahouts as they set off on the first leg of the Chang(e) Caravan which starts at a conservation center near Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers from...

Thai Buddhist monks bless Greenpeace activists

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Thai Buddhist monks bless Greenpeace activists, community folk, elephants and their mahouts as they set off on the first leg of the Chang(e) Caravan which starts at a conservation center near Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers from...

Greenpeace activists

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Greenpeace activists, volunteers and community folk walk with Asiatic Elephants (Chang in Thai) set off on the first leg of the Chang(e) Caravan along a road near Khao Yai National Park. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace,...

A Greenpeace activist leads the first leg

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

A Greenpeace activist leads the first leg of the Chang(e) Caravan along a road near Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers from Bangkok. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace, will pass by Thailand’s Central Plains, along...

A mahout elder performs a Pa

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

A mahout elder performs a Pa-Kam ritual, a traditional ceremony to call on mahout ancestors for for good luck and safety before an elephant journey, at the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant (chang in Thai) conservation...

School children watch during an an educational

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

School children watch during an an educational talk to raise awareness on elephant conservation conducted by the Thai Elephants Research and Conservation Fund (TERF) during the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant...

School children watch during an an educational

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

School children watch during an an educational talk to raise awareness on elephant conservation conducted by the Thai Elephants Research and Conservation Fund (TERF) during the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant...

A portrait of a mahout elder taken during

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

A portrait of a mahout elder taken during the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant (chang in Thai) conservation centre at the outskirts of Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers North of Bangkok. The Chang(e)...

Mahout elders perform a Pa

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

Mahout elders perform a Pa-Kam ritual, a traditional ceremony to call on mahout ancestors for good luck and safety before an elephant journey, at the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant conservation centre at the...

Suthikiat Sophanik

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

Suthikiat Sophanik, head of the General Chatchai Choonhavan, talks before an audience at the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant (chang in Thai) conservation centre at the outskirts of Khao Yai National Park, about 200...

Von Hernandez

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

Von Hernandez, Executive Director of Greenpeace Southeast Asia, talks before an audience at the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant (chang in Thai) conservation centre at the outskirts of Khao Yai National Park, about 200...

A mahout elder stands before an elephant

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

A mahout elder stands before an elephant while waiting to perform a Pa-Kam ritual, a traditional ceremony to call on mahout ancestors for for good luck and safety before an elephant journey, at the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in...

A portrait of a mahout elder taken during

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

A portrait of a mahout elder taken during the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant (chang in Thai) conservation centre at the outskirts of Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers North of Bangkok. The Chang(e)...

Mahout elders and mahouts perform traditional

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

Mahout elders and mahouts perform traditional morning prayers before the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant (chang in Thai) conservation centre at the outskirts of Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers North of...

A solar photo

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

A solar photo-voltaic set-up is on display during the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant (chang in Thai) conservation centre at the outskirts of Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers North of Bangkok. The...

Greenpeace volunteers ready banners for the

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

Greenpeace volunteers ready banners for the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an elephant (chang in Thai) conservation centre at the outskirts of Khao Yai National Park, about 200 kilometers North of Bangkok. The Chang(e) Caravan,...

Five Asiatic Elephant (chang in Thai) walk

Image | September 12, 2009 at 7:00

Five Asiatic Elephant (chang in Thai) walk to the location of a Pa-Kam ritual, a traditional ceremony to call on mahout ancestors for for good luck and safety before an elephant journey, at the launch of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in an...

A Greenpeace activist walks with elephants

Image | September 16, 2009 at 7:00

A Greenpeace activist walks with elephants near Khao Yai National Park in Nakhon Nayok province, 110 kilometers from Bangkok, during the fourth leg of the Chang(e) Caravan. The symbol of Nakhon Nayok province is an elephant holding rice stalks...

A Greenpeace activist walks with elephants

Image | September 16, 2009 at 7:00

A Greenpeace activist walks with elephants near Khao Yai National Park in Nakhon Nayok province, 110 kilometers from Bangkok, during the fourth leg of the Chang(e) Caravan. The symbol of Nakhon Nayok province is an elephant holding rice stalks...

Elephants from the Greenpeace

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Elephants from the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan pass by a rice field in Thailand’s Suraburi province. The ADB estimates that climate change can lead to a 50% decline in rice production compared to 1990 levels in Thailand, Indonesia, the...

A local schoolboy is preparing to throw elephant

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

A local schoolboy is preparing to throw elephant feces to a makeshift tray prepared by his classmates during a “People-Elephant-Forest” talk in Cham Pak Paew temple in Thailand’s Suraburi province, 150 kilometers North of Bangkok, for school...

Children watch in awe as an Asian Elephant

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Children watch in awe as an Asian Elephant (chang in Thai) opens his mouth during a “People-Elephant-Forest” talk for school children conducted by the Thai Elephant Research and Conservation Fund (TERF) in Cham Pak Paew temple in Thailand’s...

Community folk in Nakhon Ratchasima province

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

Community folk in Nakhon Ratchasima province welcome elephants with food and water during the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan. Elephants get warm easily and need to be cooled off at intervals to ensure their comfort during the...

Close up of an Asian Elephant (chang in Thai)

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

Close up of an Asian Elephant (chang in Thai) eating a piece of fruit before setting off on the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched last September 12, is a procession of community folk and Greenpeace...

Two Asiatic Elephant (chang in Thai) cool

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Two Asiatic Elephant (chang in Thai) cool off and flirt during a rest stop of the Greenpeace Chang(e) Caravan which set off today from a conservation center near Khao Yai National Park, 200 kilometers North of Bangkok. The Chang(e) Caravan,...

Three Asiatic Elephants (chang in Thai) and

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Three Asiatic Elephants (chang in Thai) and their mahouts walk along a road near Khao Yai National Park , about 200 kilometers from Bangkok as they set off on the first leg of the Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by...

Chinese singer Xiao Wei from the band Catcher

Image | September 13, 2009 at 7:00

Chinese singer Xiao Wei from the band Catcher in the Rye poses with an elephant (chang in Thai) with a banner that reads “Save Forest, Save Climate” in Chinese. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched yesterday by Greenpeace, will pass by Thailand’s...

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