Species news archive
Organized gangs moving into wildlife trafficking
Organised criminal gangs including the Russian Mafia and drugs cartels are trading in highly ...
Politics dominates 'shameful' IWC meeting
WWF, the conservation organization today denounced Japan, host of the 54th meeting of the ...
Southern right whales help their northern cousins
Satellite tagging of southern right whales has not only shown that the technology could be used to ...
Japan holding indigenous people hostage, WWF
WWF today condemned Japan's cynical efforts to hold indigenous people hostage by refusing a quota ...
Another win for Pacific whales!
Samoa is the latest Pacific Island nation to declare its waters a Whale Sanctuary.
Japanese whaling shameful says WWF
As delegates gather here for the 54th meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC), WWF, ...
Whale meat again...
Despite decades of protection, more than half the great whale species remain endangered. The 54th ...
WWF: Be wary of illegal sale of endangered mountain gorilla babies
WWF has learnt with dismay of the slaughter of endangered mountain gorillas in the Parc National ...
Live Orange-necked Partridge found in Vietnam's Cat Tien National Park
An Orange-necked Partridge - an extremely rare pheasant endemic to southern Vietnam - was captured ...
UK legal system fails to deter wildlife traffickers
Weak wildlife laws in the UK are threatening some of the world's most endangered animals.