Washington, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) More than a third of animal and plant species in the U.S. could go extinct while more than 40% of ecosystems are at risk of collapse, a new report from a conservation group has found.
Washington, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Insects play a key role in nearly all ecosystems, yet 76% of the world's well-studied insects lasck adequate protection in protected areas, according to a study published in One Earth.
Panama City, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) The 19th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP19) wound up in Panama agreeing on measures to protect over 500 new species, the Ministry of Environment (MIAMBIENTE) reported on Saturday.
Tbilisi, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Scientists from Ilia State University, Georgia succeeded in extracting DNA from some old, pre-existing tissue samples. They used these to substantiate and verify the specific status of the new species.
Panama City, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) From Monday, Panama will host the 19th Conference of the Parties (COP19) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), its organizers said today.
Washington, Jul 26 (Prensa Latina) Amid increasingly dire headlines foretelling a grim outlook for the Earth’s biodiversity and environment, results of a new survey conducted among more than 3,300 scientists show the extent of extinction might be even worse than previously thought.
Mexico, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Faced with the risk of extinction of the vaquita, a porpoise endemic to the northern end of the Gulf of California in Baja California, Mexico, the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation (NACEC) demanded Mexico's protection of that species.
Havana, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) The coming into effect of legal regulations of decree-law on Animal Welfare in Cuba on Saturday is the result of a social demand and establishes guarantees for wildlife protection.