A recent spate of attacks have left local people scared for their safety in rural Madagascar, threatening vital conservation work in the nearby rainforest.
Pink pigeons may make more charismatic subjects for our adoration, but their feral relatives who keep us company in towns and cities are just as deserving.
Indigenous conservation practices are more holistic and inclusive of humans and their knowledge.
The life-or-death drama of the lion pride will captivate viewers, but the show may not go on without funding to conserve these species.
Trading rhino horn has been legalised in a bid to undercut poachers and the black market.
Mangrove forests grow in the tidal lagoons of tropical coastlines and they could actually benefit from climate change. Here's what that means for us.
Drones can be the best way to study animals but only if used responsibly.
At an international summit in Egypt this month, nations will hopefully make progress towards recognising the economic value of wildlife and other environmental assets.
The economic, social and conservation reasons why hunting remains relevant in southern Africa.
Carving up ecosystems or opening them to development puts the survival of species at risk.
Taxonomists are becoming as rare as some of the species they work on, and this puts museum collections and conservation efforts under threat and increases the risk of biosecurity incursions.
Coral reefs are in trouble, but other marine species are also feeling the strain but are off the conservation radar.
Oysters are big business along the Gulf Coast, but raising them off-bottom – which yields a premium product – is just starting there. Hurricane Michael showed it won't be easy.
A billion dollars a year would secure Africa's lions and its landscapes as well as millions of people living nearby.
Experiments into the effectiveness of conservation can help us learn what works best.
Narratives about successful community-based conservation efforts in Tanzania need to be probed.
More than two-thirds of Earth's remaining wilderness is in the hands of just five countries, according to a new global map. A concerted conservation effort is needed to save our last wild places.
National parks and nature reserves are vital for conservation, but are also great places for recreation. Balancing the two is tricky, but it can be done if we realise parks are not just playgrounds.
Rural Westerners have been stereotyped as angry ranchers who hate government. But for every gun-wielding militia member, there are many others who work collaboratively to protect what they value.
Malaria can be transmitted from humans to gorillas, with devastating effects.