Conservation news from or about the Caucasus
WWF urges commercial banks not to fund controversial pipeline
WWF is urging commercial banks not to fund the controversial Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) oil pipeline ...
WWF alarmed at World Bank inaction on BTC pipeline decision
WWF is alarmed that the International Finance Corporation, part of the World Bank, is caving in to ...
Action not words on Kyoto ratification, WWF urges Russia
As the World Conference on Climate Change approaches, WWF is urging Russia to ratify the Kyoto ...
Autumn comes early this year to Europe's trees
Yellow leaves are lining forest paths throughout Europe - an unusual sight in August. Raising the ...
WWF helps improve effective management of European protected areas
While Europeans want more protected forest areas, existing protected areas in Europe have serious ...
One step forward, two steps back?
EU accession countries are spending a fortune to come into line with EU environmental standards. ...
WWF launches project to save the Caucasus leopard
WWF recently launched a project to secure protection for the critically endangered Caucasus leopard.
Snow leopards poached for new skeleton trade
Until recently, the endangered snow leopard has been hunted solely for its coat of white-grey fur. ...