• journalistes

    Barcelona: journalists and experts try to define the Mediterranean environmental priorities

    This is the 3rd Meeting of Environmental Journalists of News Agencies of the Mediterranean, promoted by the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Around 50 environmental journalists and s…

  • sahara

    Sand Cat Sahara Team: another video of sand cat kittens

    We were the first to report a few months ago, the first known video of sand kittens in the Moroccan Sahara. Sand Cat Sahara Team did it again, here is the new video! Cet article est également disponible en: Français العربية …

  • Off Your Map

    Off Your Map: don’t let coastal wetlands be wiped off the map

    The Mediterranean sea is the largest enclosed sea in the world with 46,000 km of coastline. It includes a mosaic of coastal wetlands of high ecological value that are critical in the life of millions of people living there thanks to the vital service…

  • Climate: Will birds be saved by International Conventions?

    A study conducted by the Center for Ecology and Conservation Sciences of the National Museum of Natural History in Paris with the participation of the Tour du Valat, published in the journal Biological Conservation , shows that international conventi…

  • seal monk

    White Cap: 68 baby monk seals born this year! (video)

    The colony of monk seals around the peninsula of Cap Blanc seems to be well. The FB page of the monk seal conservation program has published photos announcing a very good news: 68 newborns in the colony this year !!   The same page did publish a…

  • Genetic diversity: a challenge for successful antelope conservation

    At the National Zoo of Rabat, a new conference on the theme of Sahelo-Saharan Antelope Conservation highlighted on 12th September the need to integrate the management of genetic diversity into Conservation programs in order to improve their chances o…

  • gypaète barbu

    Exclusive video: Bearded vulture observation at Toubkal’s National Park

    Somewhere in the perimeter of Toubkal National Park, Mr Idriss Omari from the HCEFLCD team was able to immortalize (in video) the flight of a bearded vuture.  There are only few individuals of this species left in our country.       &n…

  • Nador: summerers save a Cuvier’s whale

    This cetacean looks more like a dolphin than a whale. Yet the mammal that did appear yesterday in “Paloma” beach, not far from Nador, is a Cuvier’s whale. The summerers tried to help the whale to return to the right direction, the s…

  • Sahara: Filmed observation of Cuvier’s Gazelle (HARMUSH)

    It’s unprecedented in the Sahara. The HARMUSH team discovered in one of its photographic traps the images of a Cuvier’s gazelle and its baby gazelle.   These are the first unpublished video images of a cuvieri Gazella feeding in the …

  • Observation of three bearded vultures! (Story in podcast)

    On July 12, three bearded vultures were seen in the Mgoun region. Ismail El Allaoui, a teacher, an aficionado of nature and a member of several bird groups has tripled one of his most cherished wishes. He was able to observe a bearded vulture in the …

  • Is there a natural remedy to fight ravages of the processionary caterpillar on the Atlas cedar?

    Several factors put pressure on the cedars, resulting in the reduction of forest areas, the degradation of biodiversity and the Atlas cedar’s deterioration. The processionary caterpillar is a “pest” that weakens the health of the cedar. I…

  • The barbary macaque

    The barbary macaque (Macaca Sylvanus) is the only macaque living on the African continent . It lives in the wild in the relict forests of Morocco and Algeria. It is also present in an artificial way on Gibraltar. With man (Homo sapiens) he represents…