Four thousand snails from a rare species feared to have gone extinct are being released into the wild thanks to the conservation efforts of a UK zoo.
The animals of the world are set to “downsize” during the next 100 years as humans continue to destroy the habitats of larger creatures, according to new research.
Bigger birds are basically bullies and claim a lion’s share of the food in the garden bird feeders, leaving the smaller species only scraps, new research shows.
A third of the world’s most protected areas are not fit for purpose after being degraded by human activities such as road building, grazing, and urbanisation, a study has found.
This rodent was last seen more than 32 years ago, but now the San Quintin kangaroo rat has surprised scientists by making an appearance in Mexico’s scrublands.
Here’s something you never thought you would see: A wild Asian elephant on a smoking break in the woods.
TV presenter Chris Packham has paid tribute to conservation film pioneer and Tarka The Otter director David Cobham, following his death aged 87.
The world’s last male northern white rhino has died in Kenya aged 45 following “age-related complications”.
Hollywood has been taken to task over the “unethical” use of apes and monkeys in movies.
African painted dog pups have been born for the first time at Chester Zoo.
A six-year-old has received a handwritten letter from Sir David Attenborough encouraging her in her quest to protect the world’s seas from harmful plastics.
Donald Trump has agreed to lift a federal ban on elephant trophies imported from two African countries, reversing a decision imposed during the Obama administration three years ago.
A Conservatoin group has blasted plans for a restaurant overlooking Dundee’s historic Howff cemetery.