Species news archive
New approaches needed to address global wildlife trade problems
TRAFFIC celebrates its 25th anniversary with a warning that urgents steps are needed to tackle ...
Massacre of protected birds in Hungary
Some 11'800 dead birds - all protected species - were discovered a few days ago in a truck trying ...
Panda habitats outside existing reserves are essential to panda's long term survival
Giant pandas are well protected in China's 33 panda reserves but the key to their long term ...
Norway's whale trade controls are suspect, says WWF
Norway and Japan's DNA registers designed to prevent illegally caught whales slipping onto the ...
Births rekindle hopes for rare Javan rhinoceros
Newly-released photos from camera traps and DNA analysis have revealed that four Javan rhinos were ...
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 ...