24.8.2019 09:21 am
The dramatic scale of this year’s fires is the result of a significant acceleration of deforestation.
The thousands of fires burning in the Amazon don't look like the major forest fires of Europe or North America -- instead, they are fuelled mainly by branches, vegetation and other byproducts of deforestation in cleared areas, experts say.
Although cats breed throughout the year, there are more cases of female cats going on heat as spring nears.
It would most likely take decades of hard work and community intervention for life to return to its ever-flowing stream.
Mpumalanga is among the worst nitrogen dioxide pollution hotspots in the world, as well as the second-worst global hotspot for sulphur dioxide.
The initiative, which has run for over two decades, forms part of an international effort to collect and document the rubbish littering the world’s coastlines.
Wild elephants are no longer allowed to be removed from the wild to be exported to captive facilities.
The area’s high levels of pollution are a direct result of a concentration of coal power plants there, a new study found.
Several elephant experts have weighed in on the elephant’s behaviour.
The egg came from another pair who have damaged their eggs in the past.
Plettenberg Bay is one of the only places in the world where one can stand on land and view great whites in their natural habitat.
Given the water scarcity of the Karoo, the contamination of the groundwater may, in particular, be disastrous’.
A university in London is taking meat off the menu in the on-campus eateries.
An erythristic leopard was recently captured on camera eating a giraffe carcass, a sighting that is extremely rare.
‘The 11-metre humpback whale was found to be in a poor condition and suffering,’ Janse van Rensburg said in a statement.