Conservation news: Rivers, Lakes & Wetlands
Star of Colombia receives international protection
One of the most important wetlands in the world will now be protected from mining threats
Montenegro revives 40 year old plan to drown wild beauty
The government of Montenegro has revived a plan to erect four dams on the Moraca river ...
Effects of Laos dam project to be revealed
WWF welcomes the Lao Government's decision to have the Don Sahong hydropower project undergo a ...
Global freshwater conservation gains momentum among UN countries
Thirty-five member countries of the United Nations have now officially agreed to common guidelines ...
Amazon survey investigates fish and communities in region targeted for hydropower development
A 12-day field survey of Brazil’s Juruena River will provide new information about the river’s ...
NGOs set one-year deadline to stop Xayaburi dam
Leading non-governmental organisations (NGOs) today issued a joint declaration in opposition to ...
Powerful tool helps explain water risk
With water risk on the agenda of business and investors as never before, WWF unveils its updated ...
Dam threatens survival of Mekong dolphins
The Lao government’s decision to forge ahead with the Don Sahong hydropower project in southern ...
WWF and H&M: The journey of water stewardship – year one
One year ago, WWF signed a partnership with the global fashion company H&M with the goal of ...
Caviar from endangered sturgeon not suitable for Christmas
Caviar should be crossed off Christmas gift lists whenever possible to give highly endangered ...