A new study reveals an unsettling downward trend in the conservation status of pollinating bird and mammal species
IUCN experts at a UN conference in Japan show evidence that nature plays a critical role in protecting people from disasters.
Tackling the problem of 'ghost' fishing nets that are harming a range of species across our oceans
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