Commercial fishing fleets are emptying the world's seas. It's an ecological disaster that is also threatening the livelihoods of many small local fishermen. In the Philippines, local residents are fighting to preserve their fishing grounds.
The world’s oldest and deepest lake curves for miles across Siberia in southern Russia. It’s a haven for rare wildlife and a top tourist destination – but due to poaching and pollution, the lake is now under threat.
We often think species that exist only in small numbers are also in danger of going extinct. But it seems being rare is not always a bad thing.
Iguanas have arrived in the Sunshine State and are marching north, leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. Conservationists are hoping the human population might start to recognize these striking reptiles as food.
Poland is refusing to comply with a European Union order to stop logging in the Bialowieza forest. It's unprecedented - the EU may now impose hefty fines. It could even withdraw EU funding for Poland. But will it?
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