It's vital that new conservation areas be set up for all endangered and critically endangered great apes in Africa.
"We know in detail what is happening to our planet, and we know many of the things we need to do during this decade," he said.
This is “our final chance to avert a climate catastrophe, turn back the deadly tide of pollution and end species loss.”
New research suggests ocean plastic is being transported back onshore away from the water’s edge.
Water quality is largely dependent on concentrations of oxygen in it and less oxygen spells trouble.
Destructive species such as the fall armyworm have already spread far and wide as a result of a warmer climate.