Conservation News

How many whales are enough?

How many whales are enough? How many whales are enough? mongabay.com November 29, 2006 Iceland's decision to resume hunting endangered fin whales raises an important question: how many whales are…

World’s rarest cat captured in remote Russia

World's rarest cat captured in remote Russia World's rarest cat captured in remote Russia mongabay.com November 14, 2006 Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) scientists captured a Far Eastern leopard in Southwest…

Philippines announces new nature conservation plan

Philippines announces new nature conservation plan Philippines announces new nature conservation plan mongabay.com November 8, 2006 Philippine president Gloria Arroyo has enacted a new national conservation policy according to Conservation…

New bird species discovered in Colombia

New bird species discovered in Colombia New bird species discovered in Colombia mongabay.com October 5, 2006 A bird species new to science has been discovered on a remote mountain range…

$24 million debt-for-nature swap in Guatemala

New bird species discovered in Colombia $24 million debt-for-nature swap in Guatemala mongabay.com October 5, 2006 Tropical forest conservation efforts in Guatemala will receive $24 million under a debt-for-nature swap…

Protecting sea turtles in Costa Rica

Protecting sea turtles in Costa Rica Protecting sea turtles in Costa Rica Noël Dunn September 27, 2006 Travel account: monitoring sea turtle nesting sites on the beaches of Costa Rica…