Latest species news
Countries impose tighter regulation of scientific whaling
New rules on whale hunts should stop killing for junk science.
WWF statement international condemnation of Iceland
WWF joins 35 governments in calling on Iceland to stop hunting endangered fin whales.
IWC governments to decide on future of scientific whaling
New Zealand mounts a challenge to Japan's controversial hunts, which have have killed more than ...
More than a quarter of a million people say no to Don Sahong dam
WWF today staged a public event to share the concerns of more than a quarter of a million ...
Last chance for Thailand to tackle illegal ivory trade
Thailand has until next March to take measures to shut down domestic trade in illegal elephant ivory
Major increase in Thai ivory market shows need for action at wildlife trade meeting
The availability of ivory items for sale in Bangkok has nearly tripled in the last 18 months
Urgent international action needed following elephant poaching statistics in Mozambique
Up to 900 elephants died in northern Mozambique over a three year period according to the latest ...
UNESCO warns against Virunga oil exploration
“Any oil exploitation inside the property would seriously affect its integrity,” UNESCO said.
Hong Kong plans record illegal ivory destruction
WWF and TRAFFIC welcome the Hong Kong government’s plan to burn 28 tonnes of confiscated ivory ...
Endangered leopard images are proof of conservation progress in Caucasus
New images of the endangered Caucasian leopard emerged this week proving ten years of conservation ...
Latest species publications
Law enforcement against forest crime in the Eastern Plains Landscape of Cambodia 2006-2011
Wild Mekong: New species in 2010 from the forests, wetlands and waters of the Greater Mekong, Asia’s land of rivers
A new monkey, a self-cloning skink, five carnivorous plants, and a unique leaf warbler are among ...
INFOGRAPHIC: Marine turtles in the Coral Triangle
Marine turtles are to the Coral Triangle what jewels are to a crown: both indispensable and ...