Rescuers in Indonesia also found 115 drinking cups and 25 plastic bags.
Poachers aren't just after ivory: “We’ve found mothers and calves brutally killed and skinned," one elephant advocate says.
According to the 2016 Living Planet Report which WWF published last week, freshwater species may be following the fate of
It's not fair. You could argue that we shouldn't even be having this conversation. It really isn't close. Image Credit: The
Homes like these in Belize could benefit from the protection of mangrove ecosystems, which help reduce damage from storm
In one of the biggest wins for elephants, the presidents of China and the United States agreed last year to enact near-total
Saying Latin America and conservation together evokes abundance of wealth and beauty. But all that magnificence also comes
It's easier and easier to understand the impacts a changing climate has on our daily lives: higher temperatures can affect everything from the food we eat, to the bills we pay for air conditioning in the summer and heat in the winter.
If we want to save species, stop deforestation, and preserve nature for the good of biodiversity and humans, there's one thing we've got to get right above all else: where and how we produce food.
As the number and scale of natural disasters around the globe increase, the connection between World Wildlife Fund's environmental work, disasters and humanitarian action has never been more urgent.
This week, conservation takes center stage as 6,000 global experts dive deep into the issues that will define the physical future of our planet. And with the all the far-reaching impacts of these decisions affecting the long-term sustainability of our planet, it's a gathering that cannot come soon enough.
Building resilience to increasing extremes and many more unavoidable effects of warming is imperative. It is especially important in developing countries like Myanmar, where millions of subsistence farmers with limited access to services and poor infrastructure are disproportionately vulnerable.
In most of the world, the impacts of actions that increase growth and development and the role of climate change on river basins are rarely measured and little understood by key stakeholders, from the general public to government decision-makers.
Amir Rahim dove fully clothed into the Arabian Sea to save the creature.
Both buyers and banks reached out to WWF to ask if they should walk away from the problem or help try to fix it. WWF suggested
Climate change, and not hunting, is the real threat to the polar bear populations. And that is what the WWF and Greenpeace International are advocating while respecting the rights of the indigenous communities of the high North.
"We are making significant progress on one of the greatest comeback stories in conservation."