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Rare coral 'at risk from dredging'

Earth News - 7th April 2014
Environmental campaigners are calling for immediate action to protect coral found off the coast near Plymouth.

Bird of prey trap death condemned

Earth News - 6th April 2014
Wildlife organisations condemn the illegal trapping of birds after a buzzard was found fatally injured in the Peak District National Park.

VIDEO: 'Your ladybirds are in the post'

Earth News - 6th April 2014
Ladybirds are a good, natural way to combat garden pests, according to one wildlife expert.

VIDEO: Why is it hard to build a kangaroo?

Earth News - 4th April 2014
A German technology firm have developed a digital marsupial, a robotic kangaroo that can leap and land with precision.

Rare 'goat-sheep' born on Irish farm

Earth News - 4th April 2014
A rare, hybrid animal that is part goat and part sheep has been born on a farm in the Republic of Ireland.

The woman who got 'slothified'

Earth News - 4th April 2014
Monique Pool rescues sloths but was left struggling when 200 arrived at once

VIDEO: The woman who got 'slothified'

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
Monique Pool is used to rescuing and rehabilitating sloths at her home in Paramaribo, Suriname - but even she was left struggling when 200 arrived at once.

Top doctor backs 'garden gym' idea

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
One of the UK's top doctors says there is an accumulating body of evidence that highlights a link between urban green space and benefits to human wellbeing.

VIDEO: Rare birds poisoning toll reaches 16

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
Four buzzards and 12 red kites are found dead in what experts say is the worst poisoning incident of its type in Scotland.

AUDIO: How the zebra got its stripes

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
Why do zebras have stripes? Scientists at the University of California reveal the answer.

No expansion for badger culling

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
The government has said it will not expand badger culling to other areas this year to reduce TB in cattle.

VIDEO: Dinosaur chase scene reconstructed

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
Scientists digitally reconstruct the scene of a dinosaur 110 million year-old dinosaur chase.

Tarka the Otter writer's hut on sale

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
A hut used by Tarka the Otter author Henry Williamson for his writing is to be sold at auction.

Dinosaur chase scene reconstructed

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
Scientists digitally reconstruct the scene of a dinosaur chase - preserved in the mud of an ancient river bed in Texas.

Project to protect vulnerable birds

Earth News - 3rd April 2014
Scottish gamekeepers begin their biggest ever conservation project aimed at halting the decline of the nation's vulnerable wading birds.

Lonely golden eagle seeks partner

Earth News - 2nd April 2014
England's only resident golden eagle is looking for a new mate - 10 years after his last one disappeared.

Missing vulture found on island

Earth News - 2nd April 2014
A vulture that went missing from a bird of prey centre in central Scotland is found 100 miles away on the island of Islay.

Images from space may aid shark work

Earth News - 2nd April 2014
Satellite imagery of microscopic life in the seas around Scotland could boost understanding about the world's second largest fish, a new report suggests.

The origin of lions discovered

Earth News - 2nd April 2014
A new genetic analysis confirms where modern lions came from, scientists say.

Mammal Photographer of the Year

Earth News - 2nd April 2014
Mammal Photographer of the Year