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Laos pushes ahead with Mekong dam and risks destroying the region’s lifeblood
The Lao government’s determination to plow ahead with construction of the controversial ...
WWF: Water quality in Mendalam River, Heart of Borneo, now has significantly improved
WWF: Agreement on finance key to success at Hyderabad biodiversity meet
The first week of negotiations at the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Hyderabad ...
More than 3 million hectares of elephant, gorilla habitat get new protection
More than 3 million hectares of newly designated Ramsar sites in the Republic of Congo will provide ...
Laos’ last chance to save last 6 river dolphins
A tiny population of six river dolphins, isolated in a deep pool in the Mekong River on the border ...
Stockholm World Water Week – Exciting, exhausting…and somewhat disappointing
The last week of August, I made my annual pilgrimage to Stockholm, Sweden, to join thousands of ...
Mekong dams could rob millions of their primary protein source
Hydropower dams planned for the lower mainstem of the Mekong River could decimate fish populations ...
Water management requires global perspective, local solutions
But while the water challenge is truly global, it also demands solutions that are tailored to local ...
Lower Danube birds are rearing fewer young, WWF expedition observes
WWF’s annual trans-boundary expedition which examines bird colonies in the Lower Danube between ...
Veritable revolution for Danube wetlands
This week the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands is holding its triennial global conference in ...