Biodiversity news

On this page NLBIF presents a selection of national and international biodiversity news, originating from news-feeds from major news sites and scientific publishers. Messages are being filtered using keywords such as biodiversity, nature and species. Duplication of information does occurre occasionally.

  • Small Island Economies Battered by Erratic Weather

    07 / 10 / 2013, IPS News Environment

    A vendor selling produce at a market in Dominica, which has been alternately hit by flooding and severe drought. Credit: Desmond Brown/IPSBy Desmond BrownCASTRIES, St. Lucia, Oct 7 2013 (IPS)...

  • How to Tell the Biggest Stories of Our Times

    05 / 10 / 2013, IPS News Environment

    Huama farmers harvest their crop. Half the population lived as subsistence peasants in the year 2012, according to the World Bank. Credit: Milagros Salazar/IPSBy Kanya D'AlmeidaCHATTANOOGA,...

  • Mayors Leading an Urban Revolution

    05 / 10 / 2013, IPS News Environment

    Part of the Sustainable Urban Masterplan for Shanghai, this image shows the channels with pedestrian and slow traffic lanes on the right, and urban food gardens on the left. The channel transports...

  • OP-ED: Sustainable Development Goals After 2015

    25 / 09 / 2013, IPS News Environment

    Children in drought-struck Camotán, in Chiquimula province, Guatemala, in 2010. Credit: Danilo Valladares/IPSBy Olivier De Schutter, Jochen Flasbarth, and Dr. Hans R. HerrenUNITED NATIONS, Sep 25...