Wildlife is returning to our deserted cities. But will they stay once life returns to normal?
Protected areas in Nigeria are generally hampered by limited funds and resources.
Wild animals and animal parts are bought and sold worldwide, often illegally. This multibillion-dollar industry is pushing species to extinction, fueling crime and spreading disease.
The SARS-CoV-2 virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic is undergoing extensive genetic analysis around the world to understand its origin and evolution.
The game is a fantastic metaphor for understanding how extinctions cause ecosystems to become more fragile.
Releasing balloons at weddings and other celebrations is festive, until they break into pieces and become plastic pollution. A citizen science project is spotlighting the problem.
Researchers expected to find koalas killed by the fires. But they were heartbroken to find those that died afterwards from starvation, thirst or injury.
Each B&B is a green sanctuary for pollinators, containing pollinating plants and shelters like beehives and nesting boxes.
Kenya can save its roan population if it re-stocks from other countries, eliminates poaching and improves their habitat.
Millions of Americans feed wild birds, especially in winter and spring. Studies show that this can influence birds' health and behavior in surprising ways.
Insects are essential to the functioning of land and freshwater ecosystems but species populations are being lost at a rapid rate globally.
We all want to help native animals recover after bushfires, but giving a koala a drink from your water bottle can cause more harm than good. Here are some helpful things you can do.
North America's prairies once were home to millions of wild animals. Today, most of that land is farmed or developed, but some grasslands have never been plowed and could be rewilded.
Information collected from DNA samples can be used to identify species, track their movements and diagnose genetic diseases. This information is useful in conservation and management projects.
White's seahorse in Sydney uses seahorse hotels as temporary residence while their natural habitats recover.
Pecking holes in a solid wood tree trunk would give you a headache, if not serious brain damage. What special assets allow a woodpecker to do it?
Many studies find microplastics have important negative effects on animals, but others don't.
Researchers are puzzled by a fungus that is killing millions of bats.
Wildlife can smell and hear a fire coming, and have developed novel ways to evade it. But they must watch out for cunning predators rushing in for a feed.
Building connections and grassroots efforts will sustain conservation over the long term.