WWF Turkey office
WWF in Turkey
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WWF Conservation Projects in Turkey
Marine turtle conservation in Turkey
The Akyatan lagoon on Turkey’s Mediterranean coast is one of the most important green turtle nesting beaches in the region and is a major wintering si...
Protecting Europe's natural treasures
The PAN (Protected Area Network) Parks initiative – an independent foundation established by WWF and the Dutch Molecaten Group – aims to create a Euro...
Green Belt Programme: Addressing the Root Causes of Desertification
Forests throughout the Mediterranean region have been subject to severe degradation, leading to desertification and loss of habitat for key species. T...
Latest Turkey News
WWF, Greenpeace call for suspension of bluefin fishery as tuna boats head to Libyan waters
With elements of the Mediterranean industrial bluefin tuna fleet already heading to exploit the ...
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 ...
Greece joins cascade towards global water treaty
Greece has this month become the 21st country to ratify a global water treaty designed to reduce ...
Bleak future for bluefin as tuna commission only marginally trims catches
"Wilfully blind" members of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas ...
World looks to ICCAT to overcome more than four decades of failure to save tuna
As the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) meets in Paris, the ...
Analysis nets holes in 2010 bluefin tuna catch data
New data seen by conservation organisations WWF and Greenpeace reveals that documentation for 2010 ...
Mediterranean bluefin catches continue to mock quotas and science
New bluefin tuna catch estimates show Mediterranean fishing fleets continuing to make a mockery of ...
Tuna commission urged to add fishing halt to trade ban to save bluefin
Countries meeting in Brazil this week need to agree urgently to temporarily halt bluefin tuna ...
Genetic tuna tracking opens new options in race to save fish and fisheries
A new method that uses gene sequencing to accurately distinguish between tuna species has the ...
Fishing for funds to be placed off limits for rule breakers
European governments and enterprises continuing to flout fisheries regulations are to be denied ...