Conservation news: Rivers, Lakes & Wetlands
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 ...
WWF proposes a sustainable solution to the Wloclawek dam problem
A new WWF study has shown that building a new dam on the Vistula river is likely to create more ...
Iceland's Environment Minister gives green light to hydro power project - serious setback for conservation
The ruling of Iceland's environment minister, in favour of the controversial Karahnukar Hydro Power ...
WWF launches five-point plan to save the world's water
WWF is proposing a five point plan of global action to ensure that the world can provide a ...
National Park left damaged as Boliden Limited pulls out of Doñana
The Swedish-Canadian mining company, Boliden Limited is courting environmental disaster and ...
WWF-Canada launches The Duke of Edinburgh Fund to protect Canada's waters
WWF-Canada recognized His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh's 20 years of hard work to conserve ...