World Conservation Union

 
Where humans live, coral fails
Where humans live, coral fails
The world's coral reefs are in alarming decline, but what -- or who -- is most to blame?
Row erupts over risk to polar bears
Row erupts over risk to polar bears
The global-warming sceptic Bjorn Lomborg has sparked fresh debate about the dangers of increasing temperatures with new claims that polar bears are...
'Global extinction crisis' as species join Red List
'Global extinction crisis' as species join Red List
Gorillas, China's baiji dolphin, Asian vultures and Pacific corals on Wednesday joined the list of species hurtling to oblivion as the World...
Scientists project two-thirds loss of polar bears
Scientists project two-thirds loss of polar bears
More than two-thirds of the world's polar bears will be killed off by 2050 -- the species completely gone from Alaska -- because of thinning sea...
Hurricanes, global warming devastate Caribbean reefs
Hurricanes, global warming devastate Caribbean reefs
Warmer seas and a record hurricane season in 2005 have devastated more than half of the coral reefs in the Caribbean, according to scientists. In a...
Threatened flamingos breed on man-made island
Threatened flamingos breed on man-made island
Lesser flamingos have started breeding on a specially constructed artificial island at the Kamfers Dam, the Northern Cape department of tourism,...

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