Environment

Japan: Concern for Children Impacted by Historic Flooding

Save the Children Japan has deployed its emergency response team to assess the needs of children in the Mabi district of Kurashiki city, Okayama prefecture, after record rainfall left more than 4,600 houses there flooded.

WWF urges action on unsustainable fishing as UN report shows dangerous declines in global fisheries

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Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated fishing (IUU) fishing is a serious global problem that contributes to...

Groups Make Final Push In Court To Ban Persicide Linked To Brain Damage

Final arguments challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) refusal to ban a pesticide linked to brain damage in children will take place this morning in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.

WWF: voluntary krill no-fishing zones good for Antarctica, next step must be more protected areas

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A Cod species, Gadus morhua, feeding on krill near an active ROV vehicle at 400m depth in the North East Atlantic...