Activists and locals have banded together to turn an illegal dump on the outskirts of Bogotá into an eco haven.
Students in the desert state of Nevada fight to make their high school greener.
Africa's only penguin species is down to a mere 20,000 breeding pairs. Conservationists want to stop the trend.
Dogs and birds don't usually get along - but sheepdogs have managed to save one threatened penguin colony in Australia.
Meet a woman who has battled the odds to restore ecological health to parts of war-torn Afghanistan.
To help bring the strange kakapo parrot back from the brink of extinction, conservationists are sequencing their genome.
Conservationists are battling to poaching and a new mysterious foe in an effort to save the Saiga antelope.
Caspian seal numbers have been collapsing for more than century. Action is needed to reverse the decline.
A black rhino has been transported from Europe to Africa via plane where she will help boost the endangered species.
Cleaning up India's waste is a massive undertaking, but even small-scale clean-up schemes can make a big difference.
"With the camera, I get the opportunity to catch and preserve special moments and the beauty of nature."
Two young Egyptians reinvent plastic bags by fusing tradition and modernity.
The human-meat relationship has gone off the rails. Now, we need to chew it over, says author Marta Zaraska.
The WCS's Jonathan Slaght tells DW about working with logging companies in Russia's Far East on conservation issues.
Scientists in the field of soundscape ecology could shed light on climate change by listening in on the animal kingdom.
For those who know what they're looking for, the parks of Berlin can be a great place to find lunch.
Insects can be annoying and even deadly but there's more to them than that.
Have you ever wondered just how much is going on right beneath our feet. There's a whole world down there...
Conserving biodiversity, protecting the climate and inspiring others to do the same. That's the goal of the environment projects that we profile.
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