Species news archive
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 ...
Siamese crocodiles re-introduced in Cat Tien National Park
No Siamese crocodiles had been seen in Cat Tien National Park for 7 years until the recent ...
No Norwegian wolf packs left, warns WWF
Preliminary figures from WWF show that there are no longer any intact wolf packs in Norway ...
Humpback whale matches signal breakthrough for WWF-Philippines research
New WWF research shows that humpback whales move between two breeding grounds in Japan and the ...
Hindu high priests and Adat leaders support turtle conservation
Hindu priests and Adat leaders working with WWF have taken a major step in helping turtle ...