Stories about Environment from July, 2016
The wetlands in southern Iraq, now a UN World Heritage site, span thousands of square miles in the middle of desert.
"We demand that the Honduras government put an end to the murders of environmental activists. Stop killing us for defending our rights."
“What can one learn when looking at a polar bear caged in 40 degrees? That we have the power to subdue animals for our own fancy, disguising it as educational.”
Shots capture mute swans, various freshwater fish and crustaceans and even some house furniture at the lake.
Recent murders are affecting indigenous people’s efforts to protect the environment.
"I hope the Guyana Government knows that this can affect Guyana in a positive or negative way depending on how it is handled."