News Norway

The Black-legged Kittiwake is a symptom of a greater problem for all Atlantic birds © Colum Clarke

Cliffs lying barren: why we can't afford to...

Thu, 14/12/2017
“Out of sight, out of mind” - the alarming decline of the Black-legged Kittiwake provides a painful lesson that The High Seas – open ocean outside national jurisdiction – need urgent protection. But hope is at hand with the proposal of a new Marine Protected Area.

Norway's Golden Eagles are under threat

Fri, 03/06/2016
The government wants to reduce their protection in the hopes it will lower the number of reindeer the birds kill.

Biodiversity and ecosystem services play a...

Sun, 16/06/2013
Investing in biodiversity for human well-being and development was on the agenda at the recently held Trondheim Biodiversity Conference.

Can Europe truly protect forests?

Tue, 26/03/2013
European countries, from Norway and Russia to Turkey and Kyrgyzstan have been negotiating for some time now on the future role of forests and the compliance of international and national actions for an enhanced forest protection for almost two years now.