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WWF tool measures cumulative impact of hydropower, mining projects in Amazon
WWF calls for a common vision for Amazonian river basins that are the site of large-scale mining ...
New forest loss figures highlight need for green growth in the Greater Mekong
The Greater Mekong subregion in Southeast Asia risks losing more than a third of its remaining ...
Protection of bird colonies takes flight with creation of three Ramsar wetlands
WWF proposes cross-border conservation measures for bird species
Yangtze finless porpoise population nosedives to 1,000
The Yangtze finless porpoise population has declined to a mere 1,000 individuals, making the ...
WWF exposes seven sins of dam building
WWF criticizes dam projects worldwide that continue to violate fundamental sustainability criteria.
Rare turtle sets Japanese precedent
Japan is asking the world’s governments to help protect the Ryukyu black-breasted leaf turtle.
Bolivia designates world’s largest protected wetland
To mark the annual World Wetlands Day, the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands of International ...
Global fashion company H&M tackles business and environmental risk with cutting-edge water strategy
Fashion retailer H&M says its new water strategy will minimize water impacts throughout its ...
Regional cooperation on Mekong River in tatters
Ministers from Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam meeting next week in the Lao city of Luang ...
Drava-Mura confluence will remain unspoilt
A highly controversial river regulation project that would have turned the Drava-Mura confluence on ...