Conservation and environmental news & publications: Norway
A disaster waiting to happen: Preparing for oil spills in Norway’s Arctic waters
Concerns about high oil prices and instability in the Middle East have meant that the Arctic has ...
Killing killer whales with toxics
To date, polar bears have had the dubious honour of being the most toxic mammal of the Arctic, but ...
Norwegian killer whales most toxic mammals in Arctic
Initial scientific results show that Norwegian killer whales are the most toxic mammals in the ...
The Arctic is melting faster than ever
Arctic sea ice is melting rapidly for the forth year in a row. Winter ice coverage is smaller and ...
WWF hooks up with Norwegian fishing company to save marine turtles
WWF is working with one the world’s largest manufacturer of fishing hooks to reduce the accidental ...
Extreme Weather – Summer temperature graphs for European cities
Summer temperature graphs showing the warming trend in the EU capital cities
WWF report: Europe feels the heat – Extreme weather and the power sector (self-starting file for on-screen viewing)
A new report from WWF analyzes summer temperature data from 16 EU cities. The temperatures of ...
HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco travels to Arctic
His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco followed in the footsteps of his ...
On the run – escaped farmed fish in Norwegian waters
This report looks into the general, global problem of introduced species before assessing the more ...
Escaped farmed fish threaten wild salmon stocks, warns WWF
Wild fish populations in Norwegian waters are coming under increased threat as fish farm escapees ...