"My worst fear is the speed of change," a local climate scientist warms.
Lviv has been among the first Ukrainian cities to limit the use of plastic bags in favor of sustainable alternatives.
Marine plastic has increased significantly over the decades and we are seeing it spread all over the world.
Saltmarsh sparrows are already experiencing an annual drop of 9% in their numbers in coastal New Jersey.
Extensive rewilding programmes have can huge benefits for flora and fauna as well as people.
In just 15 years another 86 species have come to be at risk of vanishing from the island nation.