Reports from Kenya say at least two members of the Marsh pride of lions, which came to fame in the BBC series Big Cat Diaries, have been killed.
Catastrophic vulture decline in Africa is being fuelled by ivory poachers who contaminate carcasses to stop circling birds revealing their presence. 
Dung beetle
Value put on natural resources shows they are truly priceless.
No Christmas cheer for claim that badger cull will help reverse declining fortunes of Mrs Tiggywinkle
An exciting find by paleontologists brings new insight into dinosaur distribution.
A pioneering project in the Isles of Scilly has seen spiny lobsters streamer and electronic data storage tagged to monitor their seasonal movements.
Puffin with sand eels
A new report reveals 27 per cent of UK birds are in need of urgent help.
Spotted salamander, Ambystoma maculatum
The latest scientific news reveals that stress affects spotted salamanders’ breeding.
A joint American/Galapagos expedition sets off to save two rare species of giants.
Zebra finches
Zebra finches select their mates based on compatibility over quality.
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