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Scientists' warning—biodiversity in Europe continues to decline - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
At its meeting in Medellin (Colombia), the World Biodiversity Council (IPBES) presented its studies on biodiversity and ecosystem services in various regions of the world. They show that the increasing intensity of conventional agriculture and forestry ...

MetFilm acquires Hot Docs opener 'The Heat: A Kitchen (R)evolution' (exclusive) - Screen International


Screen International
MetFilm Sales has acquired world rights excluding Canada to Maya Gallus' documentary The Heat: A Kitchen (R)evolution, which will have its world premiere on Wednesday as the opening film at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival. The ...

Restoration Ecology - Alaska Public Radio Network


Alaska Public Radio Network
Wilderness, pasture, human habitat, wildlife habitat — what if we combined all those functions? What if we called “invasive” species “successful” species instead? Scary? You bet! But doesn't climate warming and over-population already have us scared ...

World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

Washington, DC - United States

Building a future in which people live in harmony with nature. For 50 years, WWF has been protecting the future of nature. The world’s leading conservation organization, WWF works in 100 countries and is supported by 1.2 million members in the United States and close to 5 million globally. WWF's unique way of working combines global reach with a foundation in science, involves action at every level from local to global, and ensures the delivery of innovative solutions that meet the needs of both people and nature. The vision of WWF is to build a future in which people live in harmony with nature. WWF’s mission is to conserve nature and reduce the most pressing threats to the diversity of life on Earth. By 2020, WWF will conserve 15 of the world’s most ecologically important regions by working in partnership with others to:
- Protect and restore species and their habitats.
- Strengthen local communities' ability to conserve the natural resources they depend upon.
- Transform markets and policies to reduce the impact of the production and consumption of commodities.
- Mobilize hundreds of millions of people to support conservation.

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World Wildlife Fund (WWF)
United States

Privately supported international conservation organization that directs its efforts toward protecting endangered spaces, saving endangered species, and addressing global threats.

World Wildlife Fund (WWF)
United States

Building a future in which people live in harmony with nature. For 50 years, WWF has been protecting the future of nature. The world's leading conservation organization, WWF works in 100 countries and is supported by 1.2 million members in the United States and close to 5 million globally. WWF's unique way of working combines global reach with a foundation in science, involves action at every level from local to global, and ensures the delivery o

World Wildlife Fund: Saving Rhinos in the Wild
United States

Outlines their conservation strategies and provides updates on the status of several species.

WWF: Endangered Wildlife
United States

World Wildlife Fund's interactive endangered species website, teaching people about the plight of tigers, pandas, rhinos, whales, and other species at risk.

WWF: Wildlife Trade Buyer Beware - Tibetan Antelope (Chiru)
United States

Warns buyers against Shahtoosh trade.

Cameroon Wildlife Aid Fund (CWAF)
United Kingdom

Aims to ensure that Cameroon's primates have a healthy future.

World Wide Fund for Nature - Marine Turtles
United States

Overview of marine turtle species and conservation.

Wildlife World Zoo
United States

Litchfield Park near Phoenix. Largest collection of exotic animals in Arizona, including white tigers. Site has general information and animal photos.

Living with Wildlife: Old World Rats
United States

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife provides information on Norway and black rats and their interactions with humans.

WWF - Ecoregions
United States

Detailed descriptions and images of the world's ecoregions. Javascript required.