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A new project is being launched to save the hedgehogs of Oxfordshire.
BBC Earth is searching for a presenter with a fresh new perspective to join its YouTube channel.
The blue-tailed damselfly is one of the species in the challenge
The British Dragonfly Society is launching a national dragonfly and damselfly hunt.
SNH has approved the culling of ravens to conserve wading birds
Scottish Natural Heritage is allowing the killing of 69 ravens a year to protect nesting waders.
The harlequin frog population of Costa Rica was devastated by chytridiomycosis
Central America's amphibians are evolving resistance to a devastating fungal infection.
The estimated total of the global wild population of mountain gorillas now stands at 1,004.
A chequred skipper butterfly, photographed in Scotland
Extinct butterfly flies in England again after more than 40 years. 
Northern colletes
Buglife has launched a national poll to choose a bug for each nation.
A frog is the food of choice for this banded mongoose
Research reveals how banded mongoose cope with competition.
A turtle hatchling is released, not all hatchlings are so lucky
Some conservation projects are keeping hatchlings in poor conditions to attract tourists.
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