Conservation news: Rivers, Lakes & Wetlands
West Africa takes a leap forward for freshwater conservation
The Government of Guinea has announced the designation of the second largest wetlands protected ...
China makes massive new commitment to wetlands protection
WWF today welcomed the Chinese government's launch of one of the largest wetland conservation and ...
New Danube shipping routes ecologically and economically dangerous says WWF
The new shipping plans for the Danube river should be halted immediately according to a new WWF ...
Four more from Cuba for World Wetlands Day 2002
For World Wetlands Day, Cuba is preparing to nominate another four wetlands sites.
Africa's "shrinking" lake increases wetlands of international importance and gets new lease on life
Recent efforts of countries sharing the precious resources of Lake Chad signal hope for this water ...
WWF urges better management of mountain wetlands
Mountain wetlands have a major role to play in preventing the world's freshwater crisis.
The importance of Reedbeds
WWF Hong Kong is working on a new project to determine the importance of reedbeds for migratory ...
Global recognition needed for Queensland's outback wetlands
Queensland's outback wetlands are among Australia's most complex ecosystems and should be ...
National standards needed to track effects of cold water pollution
In Australia, cold water released from dams is posing a major threat to rivers and the species that ...
Siamese crocodiles re-introduced in Cat Tien National Park
No Siamese crocodiles had been seen in Cat Tien National Park for 7 years until the recent ...