Governments, citizens and private actors all participate in conservation of nature.
From saving threatened and endangered plants and animals, to establishing and managing biosphere reserves and protected areas, conservation is about protecting species and ecosystems - natural resources upon which humans depend. DW presents an automated compilation of content touching on conservation.
In Slovakia's Carpathian Mountains, wolves, bears and even the shy lynx have long been a feature of mountain life. But their 'dangerous' reputation has left these species maligned and under threat. Now, conservationists are trying to track them in the hope of preserving their numbers.
Animals and bird species that migrate around the world struggle to adapt to climate change. The Bonn-based UN Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) aims to help them. Climate counselor Colin Galbraith explains how.