Conservation news & stories
Research into chemicals in rivers "useless" unless industry acts
Oestrogens and other endocrine-disrupting chemicals discharged from sewerage treatment works could ...
Ratification of the Kyoto Climate Treaty - the progress so far
50 countries have now ratified the Kyoto Climate Treaty. However, there are a number of important ...
The genies of the Niger River
Along the Niger River, in the Sahel of West Africa, Bawa Ousmane Goah uses some unusual measures - ...
Brazilian community obtains FSC certification for their forest
A local community in Brazil is the first in the country to achieve FSC certification for their ...
Italy : one third of EU fishing subsidies not sustainable
At least one third of EU fishing subsidies to Italy have a negative impact on the environment says ...
Poachers caught in the Tubbataha Reef National Marine Park
Chinese poachers, many third-time offenders, were caught in the Tubbataha Reef National Marine ...
WWF to support livelihoods projects in Bhutan
WWF has signed agreements with the Royal Government of Bhutan to support two projects.
Bolivia becomes world leader in FSC-certified tropical forest
WWF recognizes the Forestry Chamber of Bolivia's certification of one million ha of tropical forest ...
Cienaga de Zapata wetlands benefit from grassroots education programme
Wetlands protection has long been a focus of the Cuban government. Now, with the help of education ...
Tuna at risk in Mediterranean gold rush
It may be the Mediterranean's fastest fish, but the bluefin tuna is losing in the region's new ...
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