South & Central America & The Caribbean

Hunderte tote Schildkröten im Pazifik

Vor der Küste von El Salvador sind rund 400 tote Schildkröten entdeckt worden. Forscher gehen dem mysteriösen Massensterben auf den Grund.

03 November 2017

Rescue of the olive ridley sea turtle

Of the millions of eggs laid by the endangered olive ridley sea turtles on one Costa Rican beach, few survive both predators and poachers.

07 October 2017

Belize to create world’s first ray sanctuary

The government of Belize today announced the establishment of the first-ever nationwide ray sanctuary, motivated, in part, by data from Global FinPrint scientists at FIU.

05 October 2017

El gran criadero de las ballenas jorobadas

Ruta por la región colombiana de Bahía Málaga, un recóndito paraíso selvático a orillas del Pacífico donde cada año se pueden avistar, durante el periodo de cría, estos grandes cetáceos

04 October 2017

2017/014: Nuevas Partes de la Convención: República Dominicana y Bosnia & Herzegovina

La Secretaría de la Convención sobre la Conservación de las Especies Migratorias de Animales Silvestres (UNEP / CMS) se complace en informarle que la Cancillería Federal de Alemania ha confirmado l

18 September 2017

One of world's largest marine parks created off coast of Easter Island

Rapa Nui protection area, about same size as Chilean mainland, will protect up to 142 species, including 27 threatened with extinction

09 September 2017

Brésil : des millions d'hectares de forêt amazonienne ouverts à l'exploitation minière

Le président brésilien, Michel Temer, a abrogé, mercredi, le statut de réserve naturelle de près de quatre millions d'hectare de forêt amazonienne dans les États du Para et de l'Amapa, dans le nord

24 August 2017

Brazil opens vast Amazon reserve to mining

Brazil's government has abolished a vast national reserve in the Amazon to open up the area to mining.

The Guardian

24 August 2017