Archives for March 2017

Kenya Announces Breakthrough Ban on Plastic Bags

26 March 2017 | UN Environment News Release The Government of Kenya announced today a ban on the use, manufacture and import of all plastic bags, to take effect in … [Read more...]

Marine Biodiversity Protection Needs Additional Funding

24 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release March 22, 2017--Marine protected areas (MPAs) are an increasingly popular strategy for protecting marine biodiversity, … [Read more...]

Boycott on Mexican Shrimp to Save Vaquita Porpoise

22 March 2017 | Animal Welfare Institute News Release BOSTON — Conservation organizations today announced a boycott of all shrimp caught in Mexico to pressure Mexican … [Read more...]

Coral Bleaching Ready for Crowdsourcing Solution

21 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release NEW YORK – Savvy divers with just a pencil and an underwater slate can now participate in a WCS-led initiative to record … [Read more...]

Over 800,000 Birds Illegally Killed on British Military Base

20 March 2017 | The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds News Release Illegal trapping activity in 2016 remains around highest levels on British Territory since monitoring began in 2002 … [Read more...]

Sustainable Collection Practices for Wild Medicinal Plants

13 March 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release Hanoi, Viet Nam, 13th March 2017 —30 participants from government agencies and the business sector last week joined a … [Read more...]

Diversity and Carbon Storage in Tropical Forests

13 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release New York – Conservationists working to safeguard tropical forests often assume that old growth forests containing great stores … [Read more...]

FairWild Sustainability Solutions at BioFach 2017

8 March 2017 | FairWild Foundation News Release Nuremburg, Germany, February 2017— Earlier this month the BioFach trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany, brought customers, … [Read more...]

New Zealand Conservation and Environment Roadmap Announced

7 March 2017 | Beehive - New Zealand Government News Release The Government has released its conservation and environment science priorities for the next 20 years in a new … [Read more...]

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