Species news archive
WWF helps combat new wave of forest fires in Siberian tiger habitat
WWF-funded Fire brigades are leading the fight against a massive outbreak of fires in the habitat ...
New species of shark - on your table?
In the Philippines and worldwide, the main use of sharks and its relatives has always been for ...
Green light for the Mediterranean Whale Sanctuary
The treaty to create the Whale Sanctuary in the Mediterranean has been ratified by the Italian ...
New plant species found in dairy farmer's conservation gift site
A new plant species has just been found in a public reserve in Australia.
Environmental Impact Assessment needed for US military base in Okinawa
A joint declaration of environmental groups has urged the Government of Japan and the Government of ...
Solomon Islands join race to save rare bird
The Solomon Islands early this month observed International Threatened Species Day by focussing on ...
Exxon surveys driving away whales from feeding grounds
Russia should order oil giant Exxon to put an immediate halt to seismic surveys that are driving ...
WWF to develop partnership with indigenous community
WWF Australia and an Aboriginal foundation are to develop a partnership to promote conservation of ...
Cameroon: involvement of local people in anti-poaching drives pays off
Recent sightings of large mammals in the Korup National Park, Cameroon, are signs that the new ...
WWF and researchers discover new nesting site of endangered turtles
WWF staff, traditional land-owners and a researcher in late July 2001 spent a week assessing turtle ...