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  1. Mariam washed up in shallow waters off southwestern Thailand months ago and photos of her quickly

    Beloved baby dugong 'Mariam' dies in Thailand with plastic in stomach

  2. NParks personnel showing the size of the ivory

    Commentary: Singapore’s ivory trade ban tackles elephant in room but work ahead a mammoth task

    Singapore’s ivory ban is a win for conservation but we must double down on wider conservation efforts, says WWF-Singapore’s Kim Stengert.
  3. Giraffe numbers across the continent fell 40 percent between 1985 and 2015, to just under 100,000

    Gentle giraffes threatened with 'silent extinction'

    For most of his life as a Samburu warrior, Lesaiton Lengoloni thought nothing of hunting giraffes, the graceful giants so common a feature of the ...
  4. The Wider Image: Cash for trash: Indonesia village banks on waste recycling

    Cash for trash: Indonesia village banks on waste recycling

    Indonesia's crackdown on imported foreign waste has upset the village of Bangun, where residents say they earn more money sorting through piles of ...
  5. A firefighter tries to extinguish a wildfire burning near the village of Makrimalli on the island o

    Fire rages on Greece's Evia, threat to people averted

    Aircraft sprayed water early on Wednesday in a bid to douse the flames of a huge wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that had prompted the ...
  6. Woman wearing a mask walks past buildings on a polluted day in Hebei

    China's steel heartland Hebei warns cities for pollution failures

    China's biggest steel producing province of Hebei has summoned the leaders of three cities after they failed to control air pollution in the first ...
  7. july 21 pangolin scales and ivory

    Singapore to ban domestic trade in ivory

  8. haze Joko

    Commentary: Three things Jokowi could do better to stop the haze and forest fires in Indonesia

    Entering the second term of his presidency, Jokowi must prioritise tackling the forest fires, say researchers Rini Astuti, Helena Varkkey and Zu ...
  9. Waste Singapore

    Commentary: Recycling bins are for recyclables, not junk

    IKEA’s move to give 18,000 homes a free recycling bin might help raise awareness, but won’t do anything to improve Singapore’s recycling rate if ...