Biodiversity

whale

The announcement confirms that although no sperm whales will be targeted, Minke, Bryde’s and endangered Sei whales will be ...
EMFF funds will help fishermen implement the new Common Fisheries Policy requirements for more sustainable fishing. Photo credit: Parliament/Belgaimage/AFP/JS.EVRARD

| April 18, 2014
A fund worth billions will ensure sustainable practices in member states...
Photo credit: Rachel Maddow Show/MSNBC

| April 18, 2014
“Those people who hold themselves out to be patriots are not," Reid said...
dog

| April 17, 2014
Wildlife detector dogs are trained to discover endangered wildlife products that are hidden during transportation...
From Left: Bruno Oberle, Swiss State Secretary of the Environment, Naoko Ishii, CEO & Chairperson of the GEF, and Joachim von Amsberg, Vice President for Concessional Finance and Global Partnerships in the World Bank Group

The funding will support projects in more than 140 countries to tackle a broad range of threats to the global environment, including climate change, deforestation, land...
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| April 17, 2014
In addition to pesticides-related chemicals, the report also identifies substances used in insecticides, acaricides, fungicides...
birdFI

| April 17, 2014
According to EDGE, one in eight species of birds is now threatened with extinction. Not only are the birds featured on the list...
eagle

The top human-built environmental threat to our feathered friends—besides habitat degradation and destruction—are buildings...
BLM

A 20-year feud between private rancher Cliven Bundy, 68, and the Bureau of Land Management turned violent late last week...
foodFI

These disruptions particularly affect predatory species, and appear to have worsened with climate change...
manta

After reading this post, and you’ll be even more in love with animals than you already are...
bats

The devastating bat-killing disease that has already killed more than 7 million bats across the Eastern U.S. ...
bears

Scrutiny of this hunt was ramped up last year with new evidence that its economic benefits are small when compared with...

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