Water pollution and the regulation of watercourses and lake beds determine the ecological state of our waters fundamentally. These two factors have a detrimental effect on the condition of our waters and set back the aims to have good quality waters by 2015. Besides, Hungary's budget is alarmingly low to reach this goal, even though the geographical situation and natural resources of the country would imply that this topic should not be in the background.
In South Africa a historically momentous sentence was pronounced in a case of a rhino horn smuggler. The Thai smuggler has been sentenced to 40 years imprisonment; since his involvement in a syndicate that smuggled dozens of critically endangered rhino horns out of the country was proven. WWF considers this judgement a huge step which can give hope for fighting against illegal trade of endangered species.
With one click on your smartphone you can help to protect the hungarian lynx. WWF Hungary and MasterCard cooperation helps you to use the company's app for charity. You can easily support WWF's lynx-protection programme with just a click of a button.
A recently published study shows that climate change is putting a significant part of bat species at risk. The authors found that the ability of bats' food acquisition, habitat and reproduction can be jeopardized, while extreme weather events, and diseases are also likely to affect several species.
For more than 50 years WWF has been fighting for the protection of endangered animal and plant species. WWF and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) jointly decided to set up an organization that monitors and regulates the trade of endangered species, thus TRAFFIC born. The organization was founded in 1976 and since then together with the employees of WWF they have continuouslty been working on protecting endengered species.
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