UPDATE: Officials Identify Tour Boat Allegedly Involved in Coral Damage in Krabi

PHOTO: Monsoon Garbage Thailand

Krabi –

Officials have identified a tour boat which allegedly was involved in coral damage at an island in the famous Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park in Krabi.

Our previous story:

Coral was reportedly damaged by tour boats and tourist divers at an island in the famous Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park in Krabi.

Mr. Teekawut Sriburin, the head of the Hat Noppharat Thara Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park in Krabi, told the Phuket Express:

” We have identified the tour boat I’m question is parked at a pier in the Nuea Klong district in Krabi. The owner is being called to meet with officials. We should take care of tourists for their safety and at the same time we should preserve our beautiful environment.”

As of press time, the owner had still not been publicly identified or come forward.

PHOTO: Monsoon Garbage Thailand

The original version of this article appeared on our sister website, The Phuket Express, owned by our parent company TPN media.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.