Marine natural parks in Catalonia, affected by climate change

Populations of gorgonian and other benthic organisms in the Natural Park of Cap de Creus and Natural Park in MontgrĂ­ experienced a high mortality rate during 2017 due the proliferation of filament algae in the Catalan coast ...

Tropical forest reserves slow down global warming

National parks and nature reserves in South America, Africa and Asia, created to protect wildlife, heritage sites and the territory of indigenous people, are reducing carbon emissions from tropical deforestation by a third, ...

Spain fire near World Heritage site 'under control'

A wildfire that threatened a nature reserve in southern Spain designated as a World Heritage site has been brought under control, officials said Tuesday after evacuating over 2,000 people including tourists.

World Heritage Sites getting hammered by human activities

A new study warns that more than 100 natural World Heritage sites are being severely damaged by encroaching human activities. The study, led by an international team of researchers from the University of Queensland, Wildlife ...

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