Russia allows as many as 10,000 seals to be hunted on a yearly basis.
A man in mud, Masoud Nikdel, brings his routine activities to a standstill to artistically say that water crisis is a serious problem in Iran.
Kooshki was handed over as a gift by a hunter to the Environment Protection Organization when he was a cub.
Environment activists have been protesting for years but their efforts to stem the flow of dirty water into sea have not produced any results yet.
Kamran says he has gone through many books to learn more about ways of helping the environment and wildlife.
A Meraj Airlines Airbus A320 on whose nose the image of an Asiatic cheetah has been painted has taken to the sky for the first time.
An Iranian news website has quoted environment experts as blaming mismanagement for water shortages in Iran.
The couple believes this small act of kindness brings peace and blessings to their lives.
A stack of waste in a mountainous area has lured a mother bear and her cubs to go there to collect food, but environmentalists are concerned about the health of the mammals.
The construction of a petrochemical complex and steel complex in Chabahar and Makran coasts depends on precise environmental assessments, said Ebtekar.