Conservation news & stories
How big is your footprint?
It is now some 20 years since the world seriously got down to the business of discussing ...
The end of 'fish 'n' chips'?
The oceans surrounding the British Isles are facing an environmental crisis. Many species taken for ...
Sylvia Marin: Finessing politics and patience to save an endangered reef
Bridging cultures is innate to Sylvia Marin. The daughter of a Costa Rican father and a German ...
A revolutionary housing system for a sustainable future
It has recently been calculated that London will need 629,000 new homes by 2016. In the middle of ...
Cameroon's largest protected area agreed
The Government of Cameroon has agreed to merge the Boumba-Bek and the Nki Reserves in the South ...
Fishing for the Future
With the decline of the blue crab fisheries of Chesapeake Bay on the US Atlantic coast, the growing ...
Assuring Health in the Himalayas
In a remote area of Nepal close to the Tibetan border, the People and Plants Programme, a joint ...
Global Toxic Chemicals Treaty at a Crucial Stage
Contamination from persistent organic pollutants (POPs) has become a worldwide concern. More than ...
Speed Kills: Rates of Climate Change are Threatening Biodiversity
New WWF research indicates that the speed with which global warming occurs is critically important ...
Japanese corals: Especially diverse, especially threatened
For years, the corals of Japan's Ryukyu Archipelago have been under threat from Crown of Thorn ...
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