Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals
Experts highlight threat to lesser-known apes and monkeys from large-scale habitat destruction and illegal wildlife trade.
One of the world's last four remaining northern white rhinos has died in a zoo in the United States.
With poaching on the rise, ranchers in South Africa want to flood the market—but conservationists warn of corruption and cruelty
Global warming is now the single most important threat to the survival of the polar bear with retreating sea ice set to decimate populations, according to a new study by the International Union for
Knapp 30 Prozent der Arten weltweit sind bedroht, warnt die Weltnaturschutzorganisation.
Conservationists are calling for an end to a government cull of tens of thousands of fruit bats in Mauritius that they say is putting the survival of the threatened species at risk.
A mystery illness that wiped out more than half the world's population of Saiga antelopes this year was most likely caused by haemorraghic septicaemia, according
The all-action movie star and former California senator Arnold Schwarzenegger has lent his weight to a campaign against ivory poaching by blowing up an elephant tusk on camera.
WWF today is warning of renewed danger to Virunga National Park from oil exploitation.
Zimbabwe’s environment minister has blamed the poisoning of at least 71 elephants in recent months on disgruntled game rangers and local communities who do not benefit from wildlife revenues.“It wa