Conservation news: Rivers, Lakes & Wetlands
Weekend at Ramsar CoP8
WWF asks for “donations” for Germany • India pledges to protect Rann of Kutch wetland • Thousands ...
Day four at CoP8
WWF responds to SNHP claims by Spanish government • Site boundary changes to Ramsar sites debated
Day three at CoP8
Today was one of the most critical of the Convention as detailed discussions began on controversial ...
Saharan fruit-growing, foggara style
A human-made wetland in the Sahara desert is a showcase of "Wetlands: water, life, and culture" — ...
Black Day for Spain
WWF, with Ecologistas en Accion, Greenpeace and SEO/Birdlife, has declared a day of mourning at the ...
Day two at CoP8
• SNHP intervention • Report of the Secretary General • Mali announces intention to designate the ...
Day one at CoP8
WWF's take on the Spanish National Hydrological Plan • Speech by the International Organization ...
Spain cops out of Ramsar opening ceremony amidst water controversy
WWF, Ecologistas en Accion, Greenpeace, and SEO/Birdlife International are asking Spain to explain ...
WWF honoured at Ramsar Awards
WWF and with three other organizations were awarded for work to conserve floodplains in Slovakia, ...
WWF urges governments to conserve wetlands and preserve dwindling freshwater supplies
WWF calls for action to preserve the world's dwindling freshwater supplies at meeting of the Ramsar ...