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Hedgehog sightings are declining
BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine releases findings from its latest wildlife survey. 
Vaquita
Up to 10 vaquitas (rare porpoises) could be captured by conservationists with the help of dolphins. 
Kestrel on CCTV
A CCTV mast on the M5 in Gloucestershire has captured footage of a kestrel being attacked by a magpie and then a raven. 
A recently discovered coral reef system off the Brazilian coast has been photographed. 
Foraging mongoose
Researchers have discovered that mongooses could have a reduced response to warning signals due to cars. 
Beanie the baby giant anteater
Find out why an oversized teddy bear is helping zookeepers to care for a one-month-old giant anteater after it was rejected by its mother.
A spiky yellow woodlouse underneath UV light
The spiky yellow woodlouse fluoresces under UV light.
Reconstruction of fossil otter in its paleohabitat.
Researchers have found a complete fossilised skull of an otter thought to have lived around 6.24 million years ago.  
Gorse
Record number of participants undertake survey for flowering plants in midwinter.
Common pochard
Wildfowl and Wetland Trust scientists have investigated the decrease in pochard numbers. 
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