Success for some little tern populations, but other colonies have struggled.
Walruses appeared in the first episode of Blue Planet 2
The opening episode of the new BBC One natural history series attracted more viewers than Strictly Come Dancing and The X Factor. 
The pipistrelle bat flew into a lightshade on the wall
The couple initially thought someone was playing a Halloween trick on them.
Hedgehog burnt by a bonfire at RSPB Stapeley Grange
Charities are asking people to check for animals before lighting fires. 
Sir David Attenborough
Footage of wildlife in controlled conditions appears in the BBC’s new natural history series.  
There is herd of Père David's deer at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Scientists discover the heritage of Père David’s deer using antique museum specimens.
A dead immature grey seal
Heartbreak for conservationists as two thirds of pups lost from Welsh island. 
Garden bird feeders could be changing the morphology of British great tits
British great tits may have evolved longer beaks thanks to garden birdfeeders.
Coralliths can act as a base for other coral reef species to grow
Scientists have discovered that certain hard corals could be used to protect coral reefs in threatened habitats. 
Soldier beetle
A new study has revealed a loss of 76 per cent of airborne insects in 27 years.
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