Conservation and environmental news: Greater Mekong
New species discoveries in the Greater Mekong
A giant flying squirrel, a skydiving gecko, a fish that mates head-to-head, and an eyeless ...
Stop the Don Sahong dam and save Mekong dolphins
WWF today launched an online petition calling on Mega First Corporation Berhad to suspend ...
Global freshwater conservation gains momentum among UN countries
Thirty-five member countries of the United Nations have now officially agreed to common guidelines ...
NGOs set one-year deadline to stop Xayaburi dam
Leading non-governmental organisations (NGOs) today issued a joint declaration in opposition to ...
Flawed dam impact assessment gambles with fate of Mekong River
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the Don Sahong dam uses flawed and incomplete research ...
Viet Nam's Prime Minister orders action on wildlife crime
The Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has issued a top-level directive to his line ...
‘Zoo Teen’ Volunteers Supporting WWF Forest Guards in the Saola Protected Areas
The Zoo Teens – teenage volunteers at Boise Zoo in the USA – have been taking action to help ...
Dam threatens survival of Mekong dolphins
The Lao government’s decision to forge ahead with the Don Sahong hydropower project in southern ...
Fisheries Improvement Project in Vietnam moving ahead with concrete actions
The completion of the Fisheries Improvement Program (FIP) Action Plan and its endorsement by the ...
Viet Nam commits to decisive and urgent action to tackle global wildlife poaching crisis