Conservation and environmental news & publications: Norway
Arctic expedition pioneers technique for polar bear research
For the first time polar bear DNA has been isolated from a track left in the snow.
Move by Norway sovereign wealth fund to invest in renewables could have ‘global impact’
The government of Norway will mandate the country’s sovereign wealth fund to invest in renewable ...
WWF: Norway Considers Shift of World’s Largest Sovereign Wealth Fund to Renewables
Commenting on the news that the newly formed Government of Norway is considering establishing a ...
More countries join public movement away from coal
The announcement today that five Nordic countries will stand with the US in ending public finance ...
WWF welcomes "game changer" initiative in salmon farm sustainability
WWF has welcomed the creation of a new salmon aquaculture sustainability initiative as the ...
Wildlife trade experts say climate, not commercial trade, is primary threat to polar bears
A new report from the wildlife trade monitoring organization TRAFFIC concludes that the major ...
Arctic Council shows what it is capable of
The Arctic Council yesterday showed off its potential, with eight countries and indigenous ...
Lights out on Bosphorus Bridge marks Earth Hour transition into Europe.
Lights going out on Istanbul’s Bosphorus Bridge was a fitting way to mark Earth Hour’s transition ...
Sweden unleashes 6747 hunters onto 20 wolves
Another storm of protest is set to engulf Sweden’s second cull of endangered wolves tomorrow, ...
WWF welcomes EU-Norway agreement to reduce discards
Trials already underway in several EU Member States allowing fishermen to land more of their catch ...