29 Nov '13, 10pm

Protecting Wildlife: Learn about our efforts to conserve habitat & protect wildlife worldwide h…

Forests are home to approximately two-thirds of the world's plants and animals. As trees are cleared and forests degraded, the unique flora and fauna that depend on these ecosystems come under threat of extinction. To protect endangered species and prevent those not currently threatened from joining their ranks, it’s vital that we conserve forestlands. What We’re Doing By providing communities and businesses with economically viable alternatives to forest destruction, we are helping them to ensure the health and survival of wildlife habitats and the plants and animals that depend on them. We provide them with tools, technical assistance and training, and then evaluate forestry and agricultural businesses to ensure that they are protecting soils and waterways, monitoring wildlife populations, conserving migratory pathways, saving breeding grounds and prohibiting the traffic...

Full article: http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/about/wildlife

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worldwildlife.org 30 Nov '13, 3am

Image Driven Perked Up: African Wild Dogs Photographer William Burrard-Lucas captures up-close images of these social anim...

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

fubiz.net 28 Nov '13, 2pm

Voici l’annonce des résultats 2013 de la 49ème édition du Wildlife Photographer of the Year . Dirigé par 2 institutions br...

On Reflection: How offshore wind can help marine wildlife - Windpower Monthly (subscription)

On Reflection: How offshore wind can help marin...

windpowermonthly.com 02 Dec '13, 11am

Environmental polemicist George Monbiot has called for a mass culling of sheep in the uplands of Britain to allow nature t...

Bonobos have lost 72 percent of their habitat

Bonobos have lost 72 percent of their habitat

news.mongabay.com 27 Nov '13, 4pm

Remarkable new monkey discovered in remote Congo rainforest (09/12/2012) In a massive, wildlife-rich, and largely unexplor...