A meeting was organized to enhance effective collaboration of Tumring REDD+ Project and the Department of Environment’s rangers in conserving forests and biodiversity in the project area. The Director of the Environment Department was informed of the overlapping forest patrol areas between FIU, CF patrol teams and the Department’s rangers, including a hydrological conservation forest area. The Director took note of the current situations in the project area and agreed to ensure close collaboration between the three teams mentioned. The Director also expressed his support in registering CF lands as state land by Department of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction of Kampong Thom province. Finally, the Director requested Tumring REDD+ Project to provide financial support for rangers to conduct regular forest patrols and to restore forest on confiscated areas.