Species news archive
Study reveals Gabon is home to largest olive ridley turtle breeding colony in the Atlantic
Major survey estimates almost 10,000 nests along country's coast
Tanzania facing an elephant disaster
Population drops by 60% in just five years as ivory poaching surges
Illegal trade is serious threat to wild bears in Malaysia
TRAFFIC survey finds traditional medicine made from bear parts is widely available
China planning to phase out domestic ivory market
Government will eventually close down world's largest ivory market
Amur tiger numbers on the rise, say latest figures
The population of the Amur tiger in Russia has increased to as many as 540 individuals over the ...
139 bizarre and beautiful new species discovered in Greater Mekong region
An incredible 139 new species were discovered in the Greater Mekong region in 2014.
Japan must stop killing whale science
The illegitimate killing of whales in the name of science must be rejected, WWF says.
Sakhalin Energy should postpone survey to protect western gray whales
Expert panel and NGOs call on company to delay major seismic survey until 2016
Cambodia border crossing and road threaten one of Asia’s last great wilderness areas
Some of the world’s most endangered species will be driven closer to extinction if a new road and ...
Virunga National Park: Intact for nine decades, now more threatened than ever
Africa’s first national park, Virunga, is 90 years old today. While we celebrate this milestone ...