Archives for August 2016

Hundreds of Millions Face Health Risks from Water Pollution

30 August 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Water pollution has risen across three continents, placing hundreds of millions of people at risk of contracting life-[Continue Reading…]

IUCN Congress to Debate Biodiversity Offsets Policy

29 August 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

As governments and business struggle to reconcile conservation and economic goals, the IUCN World Conservation [Continue Reading…]

The IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 Begins

28 August 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

The IUCN World Conservation Congress – the world’s largest and most inclusive environmental decision-making forum [Continue Reading…]

Markets-Based Approach to Solve Global Water Scarcity

23 August 2016 | The Nature Conservancy News Release

Arlington, Va. U.S.A – As cities grow and farms expand, many rivers and lakes are being dried up by water diversions. The [Continue Reading…]

Analysis: Human Impact on Environment Has Slowed

23 August 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New YorkThe global impact of human activities on the natural environment is extensive, but those impacts are expanding [Continue Reading…]

Timor-Leste’s Ataúro Island Has Highest Reef Fish Average

18 August 2016 | Conservation International News Release

(August 2016, Dili) – A biodiversity survey in the waters of Ataúro Island, situated 36 kilometres (22 miles) north of Timor-[Continue Reading…]

Nations Celebrate Landmark Migratory Bird Treaty

16 August 2016 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

The skies of North America today provide the backdrop for celebrating a century of conservation of one group of Earth’s most [Continue Reading…]

Indonesia’s Mangroves as a Solution to Climate Change

14 August 2016 | Conservation International News Release

Jakarta, August 8 2016 – A carbon stock assessment study conducted in Kaimana, West Papua by Conservation International [Continue Reading…]

UK Businesses Risk Timber Resource Crunch

12 August 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-UK News Release

A new report commissioned by WWF today (10th August), finds that UK businesses must invest in sustainable [Continue Reading…]


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