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A Race Against Time to Save Europe's Nature: The Habitats Directive
The Habitats Directive can play a vital role in Europe's race against time to save its endangered ...
WWF Concern at Sinking Oil Rig off Brazilian Coast
WWF expresses its concern at the series of oil spills caused by the Brazilian oil company, ...
Forest conservation number one priority for residents of the Amazon, WWF survey shows
On the eve of World Forest Day, the results of a survey by WWF-Brazil and ISER (a Rio de ...
WWF and JR East "Eco-train" to circulate in the centre of Tokyo
WWF-Japan and JR East*, the Japanese railway giant, will run an "Eco-train 2001" on the Yamanote ...
WWF Director General protests move to degazette Kenyan forests
WWF's Director General, Dr Claude Martin earlier this week wrote to the Government of Kenya ...
President Bush Backtracks on Climate
In a landmark retreat on climate change, President Bush has bowed to the interests of America's ...
West Africa puts EU to shame
This week three West African nations will announce drastic action to save one of the world's ...
Deforestation may be higher than FAO estimates, new study endorsed by WWF says
Deforestation may not be slowing down and may have even increased in the tropics, contradicting the ...
Eastern Europe Floods: Human suffering could have been reduced
Rivers have to be allowed to flow naturally as they have done for thousands of years to reduce ...
Norway: wolf cries
On Thursday 8 March hunters in Norway's Osterdalen region shot another wolf from the Atndal pack ...
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