But the Government says snares are needed to control pests.
Only five humpback whale populations are still protected under the Endangered Species Act.
Yosemite National Park has expanded its western boundaries to include Ackerson Meadow, a vitally important habitat for wildlife.
The world's most famous naturalist and natural history TV presenter to tell film students how they can follow in his footsteps.
Gene analysis suggests that there are four highly distinct giraffe species.
The latest IUCN Red List update reported both encouraging news for conservation and concerning results.
A Focus on Nature have recommended ways Britain can benefit wildlife in their Vision for Nature report.
But the Moorlands Association says the Society has given up on the hen harrier plan too soon.
The Red List is widely recognised as the best measure of how the world’s wildlife is faring.
Researchers have discovered that gender is a complicated issue for bearded dragons, with males becoming females at warmer temperatures during the incubation period.