Conservation and environmental news & publications: Austria
Floods in the Danube River Basin: Flood risk mitigation for people through wetlands restoration
In 2006, major flooding on the Danube caused significant loss of life and property in countries ...
Fish Dish - exposing the unacceptable face of seafood
This briefing provides a snapshot of the destruction and waste behind some European fisheries.
Dishes of destruction: the hidden cost of seafood
Some of Europe’s most popular fish dishes are a recipe for disaster for our oceans and fishing ...
Brown bear shot in Germany
After several weeks of wandering through the alpine meadows of Austria and southern Germany, the ...
Europe losing species and habitats at a dramatic rate
According to a series of surveys carried out by WWF and its partners as part of the European ...
Managing floods in Europe
With more severe and frequent floods hitting Europe each year, the continent’s rivers and ...
Danube floods the result of mismanagement
An integrated and internationally coordinated approach to flood management that works with nature, ...
Work with nature, not against it to reduce risk of floods in Europe
As the European Commission is preparing a new EU Directive on flood risk management, WWF asks that ...
Floods and fires – natural disasters are linked to the power sector, says WWF
It is in the power sector, the largest emitter of carbon dioxide, where Europe must address the ...
Extreme Weather – Summer temperature graphs for European cities
Summer temperature graphs showing the warming trend in the EU capital cities