Monthly Archives: February 2015

Waiting for the sea

25 February 2015 Last updated at 00:03 It took just 40 years for the Aral Sea to dry up. Fishing ports suddenly found themselves in a desert. But in one small part of the sea, water is returning. Continue reading…

‘Invest more’ in protected areas

24 February 2015 Last updated at 22:31 By Helen Briggs Environment Correspondent Visitors in Nkasa Rupara National Park, Namibia The world’s national parks and nature reserves receive eight billion tourist visits a year, generating around $600bn of spending, according to…