Europe

Hagenbecks Tierpark schließt wegen Vogelgrippe

Die Vogelgrippe breitet sich aus. Nun muss in Hamburg der Zoo schließen: Im Tierpark Hagenbeck waren Gänse an dem Virus verendet.

29 November 2016

L’extinction des pollinisateurs menace 1,4 milliard d’emplois, selon un rapport

Quelque 1,4 milliard d’emplois et les trois quarts des cultures dépendent d’animaux pollinisateurs, gravement menacés, souligne un rapport publié lundi.

28 November 2016

El buitre negro aprende a ser libre

La organización GREFA está reintroduciendo en Burgos esta ave carroñera.

El Mundo

27 November 2016

A solitary little egret is an elegant sentinel on the muddy creek

Often you encounter him fishing here, with an oystercatcher or redshank for company, watching acutely, spearing for small fish and crustaceans.

26 November 2016

Greenpeace urges UK microbead ban to protect ocean life

Environmental group Greenpeace is calling for a ban in Britain on plastic "microbeads", which they warn pollute the oceans and poison marine life.

25 November 2016

Le bien-être animal, au détriment des droits de l’homme ?

Jamais la question animale n’a été aussi présente dans les débats de société et le champ politique.

25 November 2016

110.000 Vögel in Niedersachsen getötet

In den meisten deutschen Bundesländern ist die Vogelgrippe nachgewiesen worden. Allein in einem kleinen Gebiet im Landkreis Cloppenburg müssen 110.000 Nutzvögel getötet werden.

24 November 2016

Seaweed: marine life coming ashore

Industry has long harvested some of the 700 seaweed species in British waters, but are large-scale algae farms on the horizon?

23 November 2016

6th Meeting of Parties to ACCOBAMS Meets 20 Years on from Agreement’s Signature

The sixth session of the Meeting of the Parties to ACCOBAMS – the Agreement on the Conservation of Cetaceans of the Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Contiguous Atlantic Area – is being held in Monaco from 22 to 25 November. This is the third time that the MOP will have been hosted by the Principality of Monaco, which also serves as the Agreement’s depositary and provides the offices of the Secretariat.

23 November 2016

Number of plastic bags found on UK beaches falls by nearly half

Conservationists say introduction of 5p levy on single-use carrier bags was instrumental in the reduction.

22 November 2016