More than 100,000 of the animals have been killed since 1999.
Spread the love Scientists have found evidence that confirms turtles once lived without shells. The almost-complete fossil dates back 228 million years and is bigger than a double bed. But can a turtle live without its shell? Video Journalist: Laura Foster Follow Laura on twitter Source link Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn
Spread the love Image copyright EPA The world’s most popular animals are in more danger than we realise, according to a new study. A survey of the public’s perceptions suggests many people are unaware that the animals they consider “charismatic” are under threat in the wild. These include lions, elephants, tigers and other animals which […]
Spread the love A plan for zero tolerance of plastic pollution of the oceans may be agreed by nations at a UN environment summit. Governments are being asked to move towards a legal treaty banning plastic waste from entering the sea. At the moment ships are prohibited from dumping plastic overboard but there’s no international […]