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- … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

Analysis: Human Impact on Environment Has Slowed

23 August 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release New York – The global impact of human activities on the natural environment is extensive, but those impacts are expanding … [Read more...]

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- … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]


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