Wetlands disappearing three times faster than forests

By |oktober 1st, 2018|Biodiversity, Climate Change, environment, News, Pollution, urbanisation, wetlands|

The planet lost a third of its wetlands between 1970 and 2015. Moreover, this decline has been accelerating since the beginning of the century due to urbanisation, agriculture and climate change. This was the Ramsar Convention’s warning in a report published on 27 September. EURACTIV France’s media partner, the Journal de l’environnement, reports.