Species news archive
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 ...
Let's hear it from the frogs!
The African frogs are in trouble! Luckily, the Southern African Frog Atlas Project is coming to the ...
One million illegal wildlife items seized at UK ports and airports
WWF launches a new campaign in the UK to combat the flourishing illegal wildlife trade there.
WWF finds record number of species in highly threatened Indonesian forest
A new survey done by WWF has found that the tropical forest of Tesso Nilo, on the island of ...
Siberia: catastrophic snowfalls threaten endangered leopard and tiger
Heavy snowfalls in the Primorskii Region, in Far East Russia, are likely to dramatically reduce the ...
The importance of Reedbeds
WWF Hong Kong is working on a new project to determine the importance of reedbeds for migratory ...
Erupting volcano near Goma affects humans, wildlife, WWF says
The eruption of Mount Nyiragongo has forced the residents of Goma (Democratic Republic of Congo) to ...
WWF urges the Turkish Ministry of Forestry to stop the slaughter of birds
WWF urges the Turkish Ministry of Forestry to cancel its decision to re-open the hunting season in ...