International Conservation News

The conservation news section provides the latest news from various sources on conservation, environmental science and wildlife. AFC aims to raise interest in current issues to raise awareness and promote the support of conservation.

2017/07/28 - Learn more:  Global Protected Areas Programme Work area:  Protected Areas Location:  Global
2017/07/28 - Learn more:  Integrated planning for biodiversity and climate change In Colombia Work area:  Environmental Law Protected Areas Location:  Global
2017/07/28 - Learn more:  Integrated Tiger Habitat Conservation Programme Work area:  Species Location:  Global
2017/07/28 - With indications that populations are declining, Australian scientists have embarked on an initiative to see how the platypus is faring.
2017/07/27 - Launch of the LIFE Green List for Natura 2000 Project Learn more:  LIFE Green List for Natura 2000 Location:  Europe
2017/07/14 - Federal protection is set to expire at the end of the month, even as the bears’ food sources are collapsing. Meanwhile, hunters are lining up.
2017/07/13 - All around the world, scientists are building repositories of everything from seeds to ice to mammal milk — racing to preserve a natural order that is fast disappearing.
2017/07/12 - Strengthening conservation networks in Goa Learn more:  IUCN's work in India Work area:  Marine Species Location:  Asia India
2017/07/12 - Empowering civil society to achieve concrete and effective conservation actions in North Africa Learn more:  North Africa Projects Work area:  Biodiversity Location:  Mediterranean
2017/07/11 - Severe flooding since June in Assam State has left scores of animals in Kaziranga National Park in danger, a government official said.
2017/07/11 - A new paper describes the threatened mass extinction of thousands of animal species around the globe. The authors say that human activities are in large part to blame.
2017/07/10 - A warehouse in Colorado offers evidence of the immense demand for goods made from threatened and endangered animals.
2017/07/07 - Learn more:  IUCN at 41st session of the World Heritage Committee Location:  Global
2017/07/03 - How one organisation is helping conserve Viet Nam's wildlife Learn more:  Species and biodiversity in Asia Work area:  Species Location:  Asia Viet Nam
2017/07/03 - Fossils of bizarre creatures called Macrauchenia have long baffled scientists, who used DNA to confirm when they diverged from horses, rhinos and tapirs.
2017/06/30 - ¿Estamos llevando nuestro planeta más allá de sus límites? ¿Por cuánto tiempo más nuestro patrimonio común podrá seguir sustentándonos si seguimos por este camino Learn more:  Patrimonio común Work area:  Global Policy Location:  Global
2017/06/26 - Community-led and shared governance of marine protected and conserved areas Learn more:  Panorama Work area:  Marine Protected Areas Location:  Global
2010/09/13 - Syndicated news for World Wildlife Fund.
2010/09/13 - Syndicated news feed from UNESCO
2010/09/13 - Syndicated news feed from the United Nations Environment Programme.
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