UNEP’s Wild for Life campaign seeks to reverse the illegal trade in wildlife by raising awareness, enforcing stronger laws and helping local communities in stopping this trend.
60% of primate species in the world are in the brink of extinction and 75% have declining populations.
The IUCN Red List update reports four out of six great ape species are now Critically Endangered.
There are no more than 30 vaquitas left in Mexico’s Gulf of California and captivity might be their last resort.
A two-year project aims to learn why hundreds of baby southern right whales washed up on the coast.
Climate change will not only affect the environment but also what people drink, the sports they play and even their moods.
Ecological balance would suffer as wildlife can't adapt so fast to their landscape reconfiguration.
The mine was located in the city of La Higuera threatening the population of penguins of Humboldt
Study says the jaguar, white-lipped peccary and Baird's tapir would be under higher threats of extinction when the canal is built.
With 15 minor oil spills every day the ecosystem has been largely damaged by the oil fever and negligence.
Ecosystems, water, biodiversity and Colombian’s health are endangered by the growth of this activity.
2010 BP oil spill is one of the largest environmental tragedies, six years later its consequences continue to surprise us.
The initiative intends to stabilize El Oro parakeets population and reverse their decline.
Many species of bees, and other creatures vital to agricultural pollination are threatened with extinction, posing risks to major world crops and global biodiversity, In Latam "El Niño" has caused the death or displacement of millions of bees
These are some of the measures NGO's like the World Wildlife Fund have taken in cooperation with Latin American governments
In South America researchers are using camera traps to study endangered species in remote locations.
The projects help scientists to learn more about and find ways to protect these feared species.
Conservationists plan to deploy the eggs this fall in Central America when the arribada or mass nesting occurs.