Tag Archives: Going Wild for Life

(ROGER LEGUEN / WWF: Image captionThis report estimates that wildlife populations have declined by nearly 60% since 1970) The Living Planet assessment, by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and , suggests that if the trend continues that decline could reach two-thirds among vertebrates by 2020. The figures suggest that animals living in lakes, rivers and […]

Humans have wiped out so many animals that the planet is on the verge of the first ‘mass extinction’ since the age of the dinosaurs, conservationists have warned. By the end of the decade, seven out of every ten of the world’s mammals, fish, amphibians, reptiles and birds will have been wiped out, according to […]

Srilankan Airlines recently launched a number of significant initiatives at Bandaranaike International Airport aimed at enhancing its wide ranging efforts at environmental conservation on the theme of ‘Going Wild for Life’. (From right: Srilankan Airlines Head of Human Resources and Green Team Convener Pradeepa Kakulawala presenting the first pin to Srilankan Chief Commercial Officer Siva […]