Conservation and environmental news & publications: China
Elephant poaching remains alarmingly high despite modest decline
UN data shows 22,000 elephants killed in 2012, down from 25,000 in 2011, but still far too many.
Photos offer rare glimpse into panda habitat
WWF today released dozens of photographs and video footage of endangered species captured by camera ...
UN recognizes severity of wildlife crimes
Members of the United Nations Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Friday passed a ...
Yangtze finless porpoise population nosedives to 1,000
The Yangtze finless porpoise population has declined to a mere 1,000 individuals, making the ...
New study reveals scale of persistent illegal tiger trade
Parts of more than 1400 Tigers have been seized across Asia in the past 13 years, according to ...
All eyes on countries fuelling illegal ivory trade
Sanctions should be imposed on Thailand, Nigeria and DRC for their roles in the illegal ivory ...
Yangtze finless porpoise population declines
A total of 380 Yangtze finless porpoise have been visually identified during a survey expedition ...
China needs innovative solutions to reduce footprint - 2012 China Ecological Footprint Report
Increasing consumption associated with economic growth and urbanization are placing increasing ...
Photos document success of prey recovery program for endangered Amur tigers
A group of captive-bred red deer that were released into a nature reserve in Northeast China’s ...
Chinese Enforcement Officers Learn to Combat Illegal Marine Turtle Trade
Beihai City, Guangxi Province, China—TRAFFIC, in collaboration with the provincial CITES Management ...