Water worlds in danger on display at Schönbrunn zoo


Everything about water is the motto at the world’s oldest zoo, Vienna’s Tiergarten Schönbrunn, from the 19th to 25 March. The projects all of which are water-based have been organised to mark world water day. A spokesman for the zoo said that moors, marshes, rivers and lakes were among the richest in flora and fauna […]

WWF warning over hydroelectric plants

Green Austria

By Lisa ChapmanThe WWF has warned against the construction of more hydroelectric plants in Austria as it says the country’s rivers are in a “dramatic” state.Christoph Walder, the head of the international environmental group’s campaign “Rivers Full of Life” said today (Tues): “As long as there is no good analysis of Austria’s water-power potential, it […]