Species news archive
Papua New Guinea to create whale sanctuary
Papua New Guinea will designate its entire Exclusive Economic Zone as a whale sanctuary.
Simple ways to help our planet
To celebrate Earth Day, WWF offers some simple suggestions on how everyone can do their part to ...
Fishing threatens world's rarest marine dolphin
New Zealand's North Island Hector's dolphins - of which only 100 still survive - are under renewed ...
Successful rhino translocation in Nepal
Translocation of 10 greater one-horned rhinoceroses in Nepal has gone ahead despite the current ...
'Deadly apathy' undermining whale conservation, says expert
A 'deadly apathy' is responsible for the continuing pollution of the world's oceans by man-made ...
WWF launches a new panda conservation project
A new WWF project in the Qinling Mountains of Shaanxi Province aims to create new panda reserves in ...
WWF condemns Japan-Norway whale meat trade
WWF condemns plans by Japan to import whale meat from Norway.
WWF launches strategy to protect remaining 567 Vaquitas
WWF and other partners today launched a plan to protect the 567 Vaquitas that remain in the wild.
WWF condemns Japanese expansion of whaling to endangered species
WWF calls on Japan to abandon plans to capture up to 50 endangered Sei whales.
WWF launches plan to save the harbour porpoise
The harbour porpoise could become extinct unless governments adopt measures proposed by WWF in its ...