Conservation success stories
Shell cuts losses, abandons offshore Arctic drilling
Better to turn around half way than err the whole way: Shell ends Alaska offshore drilling.
Win for wise management of Mozambique channel
The 10 governments bordering the northern Mozambique Channel (NMC) have endorsed integrated ocean ...
Driftnet fishing banned in Russia's EEZ
Russia has passed legislation banning driftnets in the country’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) – a ...
Huge new MPA gain for Indonesia
A new 277,000-hectare locally managed marine protected area (MPA) declared by the Indonesian ...
Bhutan Tiger surveys confirm population increases
The first national survey of Bhutan’s tiger population has counted 103 tigers in the Himalayan ...
Public demands protection of EU nature laws
More than half a million people have called on the European Commission (EC) to save Europe’s nature ...
Transformational agendas agreed at the UN
WWF has played a key role in two major conservation policy successes: the first ever UN General ...
Polar bear patrol to make Greenland town safer
A polar bear patrol launches in Greenland.
End to Great Barrier Reef dumping is imminent
@UNESCO World Heritage Committee holds #Australia accountable for reef health.
Huge international effort targets illegal wildlife trade
The largest ever international law enforcement operation against wildlife crime resulted in the ...
NEW: Conservation Pulse
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Check out the new Conservation Pulse ! A new monthly communiqué to share recent conservation achievements – especially those contributing to the Global Goals and Drivers of WWF’s new Global Conservation Programme. It shows what can be achieved when we work together and focus on successes that can be replicated at scale – and help fulfil our mission to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and build a future in which people live in harmony with nature.