Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals
A global effort to tackle illegal wildlife trading has resulted in hundreds of arrests and the seizure of tons of plants and animals - dead and alive.
Several tons of ivory and rhino horns among 600 seizures of wildlife contraband confiscated in a coordinated operation across Asia, Africa and Europe
Bonn, 16 June 2015 –Today marks the 20th anniversary of theAgreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds (AEWA).
HYDERABAD: Increasing radiation from thousands of mobile phone towers in Hyderabad is playing havoc with the natural flight paths of migratory birds, experts said on Monday.
In May, 134,000 saiga died in the space of just two weeks.
Joint research with UK-based Birdlife International finds a 90 per cent decline in numbers of Yellow-breasted Bunting, a migratory bird that visits India
Unfortunately for the yellow-breasted bunting, the small songbird with the bright yellow belly is considered a delicacy in China. High demand has caused an alarming decline in the population.
The Siberian tiger population continues to rebound, according to the latest numbers from the subspecies' stronghold in Russia..
Move by Beijing would be a major victory in battle to end slaughter of tens of thousands of elephants by African poachers
Birds once abundant in Europe and Asia could share the same fate as passenger pigeon as they are killed in millions for food