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Picture of the world’s smallest fish

Picture of the world's smallest fish Picture of the world's smallest fish Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com January 26, 2006 Paedocypris progenetica, the world's smallest fish on record, is a member…

Tsunami relief risks rainforest destruction

Tsunami relief risks rainforest destruction Tsunami relief risks rainforest destruction Tina Butler, mongabay.com December 19, 2005 EDITOR'S UPDATE: (19 Dec 2005) Today WWF warned that donor countries must include sustainably…

Mysterious carnivore found in Borneo rain forest

Mysterious carnivore found in Borneo rain forest Frontal view of the mysterious animal (top). Back view of the same creature (bottom). © Stephan Wulffraat / WWF Mysterious carnivore found in…

China fuels illegal logging in Burma

China fuels illegal logging in Burma China fuels illegal logging in Burma Global Witness release October 31, 2005 A new report, launched today by Global Witness at the Foreign Correspondents'…

China may reopen trade in tiger parts

China may reopen trade in tiger parts warns WWF China may reopen trade in tiger parts WWF press release September 27, 2005 China is considering reopening the domestic trade in…

Malaysia urges neighbors to help prevent haze

Malaysia urges neighbors to help prevent haze Malaysia urges neighbors to help prevent haze Reuters September 21, 2005 MANILA, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Malaysia urged its neighbours on Tuesday to…