Conservation news: Rivers, Lakes & Wetlands
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 ...
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 ...