Pew Charitable Trusts claims that United Nation members are not following through on their commitments to protect fish stocks under the United Nations Fish Stocks Agreement which comes under evaluation this month. To read the full story, click here.
"Animal companions who are frightened of loud noises and bright flashes react in any of a number of ways," says Michael O'Sullivan, HSC Executive Director. "Some pets become anxious or nervous while other are terrified and try to escape – running the risk of becoming lost or injuring themselves," suggests O'Sullivan. "These animals need comforting and to be protected from potential harm."
Floating solar arrays are becoming increasingly popular in Australia, the United States and now Japan, the arrays have advantages over solar panels on land as they can be built under fewer regulations for structures built on reservoirs, water treatment ponds and other bodies of water not used for recreation and the fact that they can be hidden from view along with the added benefit of being cheaper than renting or buying land to build on. Read the full story here.
Study conducted believes it is our last chance to save Mexico's endangered Vaquita population. Vaquita bladders sell for large sums in the United States and Asia, and ultimately the responsibility for their survival lies with these three countries and better enforcement measures, read the full story here.