Conservation news & stories
WWF welcomes APRIL's new deforestation moratorium, careful scrutiny required on implementation
WWF has welcomed an immediate moratorium on natural forest clearing, and new peatland development ...
Palm oil buyers must act now to meet their own 2015 sustainability deadlines
European companies that buy, use and trade palm oil are to come under scrutiny over their ...
Tanzania facing an elephant disaster
Population drops by 60% in just five years as ivory poaching surges
Rich countries sweep billions in public finance for coal under the rug as climate deadlines loom
Developed country governments have channelled more than US$73 billion of public money into coal ...
Negotiating climate success begins in Bonn
Governments meet to shape a safer future
UNESCO puts Australia on probation over reef health
Draft World Heritage decision says Australia must “rigorously implement all of its commitments.”
China planning to phase out domestic ivory market
Government will eventually close down world's largest ivory market
Amur tiger numbers on the rise, say latest figures
The population of the Amur tiger in Russia has increased to as many as 540 individuals over the ...
Development decisions made today will fundamentally alter Africa’s ecological future
WWF and the African Development Bank today launched the 2015 African Ecological Futures report, ...
139 bizarre and beautiful new species discovered in Greater Mekong region
An incredible 139 new species were discovered in the Greater Mekong region in 2014.
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