Saving threatened habitats worldwide

Wildlife & Conservation Links Directory

The inclusion of a link in this Wildlife & Conservation Links Directory does not mean that the website in question is endorsed by the WLT and the Trust is not responsible for the content on these external sites. Link Exchanges are marked (LE).

Learn More: Environmental Resources

Environmental News & Events

On this page: Books | Events | Magazines and e-zines | News



  • From the World Land Trust: World Land Trust events
  • Earth-Day (22nd April) – Website with Ecological Footprint quiz that measures your impact on the earth's resources
  • International Day for Biological Diversity (22 May) – Aims to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues
  • International Earth Day (on the March equinox) – Official Site of  International Earth Day as observed by United Nations
  • International Migratory Bird Day (Second Saturday in May) – Focuses attention on one of the most important and spectacular events in the life of a migratory bird: its journey between its summer and winter homes
  • National Lift Share Day (UK, June 9) – Aims to raise the profile of car-sharing and encourage and enable more people give it a try.
  • National Threatened Species Day (Australia, 7 Sep) – Encourage the community to help conserve Australia's unique native fauna and flora
  • National Tree Week (UK, November) – A tree celebration launching the start of the winter tree planting season
  • World Environment Day (5 June) – Hosted each year by a different city, WED aims to stimulate awareness of the environment and enhance political attention and public action
  • World Ocean Day (June 8) – An opportunity each year to celebrate our world ocean and our personal connection to the sea
  • World Wetlands Day (2 Feb) – Marks the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands. Click on the Activities tab on the RAMSAR home page for more information on World Wetlands Day.

Magazines & e-zines 

  • From the World Land Trust: eBulletin - monthly conservation news by email
  • Arabian Wildlife – Read current and previous issues of this wildlife magazine online
  • BBC Wildlife – Information about this monthly magazine, wildlife news, ecards and more
  • Birds Of Britain – The Monthly web magazine for birdwatchers
  • The Ecologist – non-profit environmental magazine
  • Ethical Consumer magazine – alternative consumer organisation looking at the social and environmental records of the companies behind the brand names
  • Grist magazine – Light hearted environmental news & commentary; "gloom and doom with a sense of humor"
  • Home Power magazine – hands on journal of solar & renewable energy. Magazine downloads available in PDF format.
  • New Scientist – often contains good articles related to the environment
  • Positive News – Positive News is an international magazine promoting positive stories rarely covered by the mainstream media. (LE)
  • Wild About Britain – British wildlife magazine with daily news, forums, gallery, events calendar, encyclopedia and directory to nature and environment conservation issues across the UK.
  • Wildlife Extra – Online wildlife magazine and guide to UK nature reserves.


  • From the World Land Trust: Conservation News & Updates
  • Animal Blog – A site that links readers to news stories on animals found in newspapers, magazine and on other web sites.
  • Environmental News Network – The largest online environmental news source in the world
  • Environmental News Service – You can register for a free daily email environmental news service
  • Global Forest and other Wildfires Status Reports – Real-time information on current fires status and early warning
  • Global Forest Watch – Online satellite images and maps of the World's forests and rainforest. This allows you to now personally monitor what is happening on a daily basis
  • – A web TV channel dedicated to the environment, with the aim to raise awareness of environmental issues, especially climate change
  • Vega Research – has an extensive newspaper clippings and journal archive database available to anyone interested in researching animal welfare, nutrition, health, environment, agriculture and scientific subjects. (LE)
  • Yahoo Environment: News and Media – excellent source of further links


  • dududiaries - A virtual dudu safari through the fascinating world of bugs by blogger Dino J. Martins

Other pages in the section "Learn More: Environmental Resources"

Directories & Gateways | Education

« Return to Wildlife & Conservation Links Directory index

Broken Links

Please report any broken links to

Suggest a Link for the Directory

The World Land Trust welcomes suggestions for new links for our directory.

Link to the World Land Trust

Help spread the word: link to the World Land Trust from your website

Bookmark and Share

Read about us

  • News Online
  • RSS
  • eBulletin
  • Green Diary
  • Printed Newsletter

Contact Us

Tel: +44 (0)1986 874422

Follow us

Follow on Facebook  Follow on Twitter  Follow on Linkedin  Follow on GooglePlus  Follow on YouTube