Species news archive
Army man brings laurels to TRAFFIC India
Lt Col Dinesh Sharma of the Indian Army Intelligence Corps, serving on deputation with TRAFFIC ...
WWF launches project to save the Caucasus leopard
WWF recently launched a project to secure protection for the critically endangered Caucasus leopard.
Cactus poaching, legal harvesting a growing threat to Chihuahuan Desert cacti
A new study shows that demand for wild cactus and rare plants many soon surpass supply in the ...
UK toughens action against illegal wildlife traders
WWF and TRAFFIC have hailed a proposed increase in the penalties for wildlife criminals as a major ...
Ganges River survey shows urgent need to help river dolphins
A new survey of the Ganges river dolphin in India shows that although the population in one river ...
Climate change "fingerprint" shows that global warming is affecting species
Two articles published in this week's issue of Nature provide evidence that global warming is ...
WWF’s internet polar bears are pregnant
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Travellers without luggage
Humpback whales, as well as marine turtles and migratory birds, are honoured each year in Colombia ...
New giant panda reserves established
Five new panda reserves and five panda corridors are planned for China's Shaanxi province.
Is your ice cream bad for elephants?
The world's growing demand for palm oil — a major ingredient of soap, moisturizer, lipstick, and ...