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Govt must listen to the people over Mae Wong dam

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Early one morning in 1990, conservationist Seub Nakhasathien shot himself dead in his office in the Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary. 

The untimely death of the renowned conservationist, who played a vital role in stopping the Nam Chon dam that would have endangered Kanchanaburi's Thungyai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary, was a shock to the country.

The loss of Seub appeared to trigger public awareness about environmental protection.

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