The IUCN Global Species Programme, in conjunction with the IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) and partners, are driving the fight to save species for people and nature.
New IUCN Red List assessments reveal that growing human pressures on whale sharks, winghead sharks and Bornean orangutans are putting these species at an increasing risk of extinction. Whale sharks and winghead sharks are now listed as Endangered and Bornean...
Around the world, wildlife is being depleted by illegal activities at an alarming rate, depriving local populations and national economies of important natural capital.
How will ocean acidification affect fisheries around the world as carbon dioxide levels rise? This question is among the research priorities identified by leading scientists in a new report authored by IUCN experts.
D'udine, Floris A.C., Henson, David W., Malpas, Robert C.
Gilardi, Kirsten V. K., Gillespie, Thomas R., Leendertz, Fabian H., Macfie, Elizabeth J., Travis, Dominic A., Whittier, Christopher A., Williamson, Elizabeth A.