Rabbits destroy huge numbers of critical regenerating seedlings over more than half the continent. This has devastating flow-on effects for the rest of the ecosystem. So how do we control them?
If we all collect and understand scientific data as citizens, we’ll be a step closer to a society able to make better collaborative decisions.
Nations must work with their neighbours to manage and protect species and human rights. An international environmental deal called the Escazú Agreement shows what’s possible.
The Biden administration is restoring full protection to three national monuments that President Trump sought to cut down drastically.
Five strategies must be applied to save the Javan rhino from the brink of extinction.
Conservation must be carried out by local communities to be most effective, new research shows.
Ecolabelled seafood fetches higher prices in supermarkets, giving retailers and producers the incentive to up their sustainability game.
The electric Pokemon’s real-life muse is charged with degrading the vast meadows of the Tibetan Plateau.
About 60% of Mexico’s forests are managed by local communities. A scholar who has studied the forests for 30 years explains how this system protects the forests and the people who oversee them.
Elephants avoided areas where others were poached.
Figures released this week suggest Australia’s koala populations have plummeted. So what’s the best way to protect these iconic animals from fires?
L’opinion généralement acceptée est que Madagascar n'a pas de chats indigènes, pourtant ils sont très nombreux.
Which species are becoming endangered and which are recovering, according to the IUCN World Conservation Congress?
A staggering 17,500 tree species are at risk of dying out.
Helicoptering heavy herbivores across Africa is no laughing matter.
Spiny-tailed skinks, also known as meelyu, are culturally significant to the Badimia people in Western Australia. But habitat degradation and mining have put them at threat of extinction.
Meet the parma wallaby: for decades it was presumed extinct, until it turned up in New Zealand. Today, its failure to charm Australians may have doomed it – for good.
Less attractive endangered species don’t tend to receive the same public attention as their more beautiful counterparts: new studies show how we might help change that.
The increasing prevalence of white LED streetlamps spells worrying population declines for insects like moths.
Spring is rapidly approaching and many birds are hunting for the best nesting sites. Competition is fierce — especially for species that nest in tree hollows.