New research has found that different types of habitat loss can change the stability of whole plant and animal communities.
A collection of millions of bird sightings has identified the best places to invest in conservation.
Ponds are good for more than just decorating the garden – they could be your best tool in fighting climate change.
A high number of carnivores have been discovered at a huge industrial site in Mpumalanga, South Africa.
Human conflict can bring isolation to environments, which helps the local ecology thrive. After the war has ended, the return of nature is a poignant memorial and symbol of peace.
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.
The number of Cape Rockjumpers' are declining and the reason might be the weather.
We're in the middle of an Insectageddon. But a garden of native plants can help insects, as well as birds and other wildlife.
A new way to think about this common statement.
A new study shows that the way humpback whales choose their habitats is affected by humans.
Tiny frogs that have spread across New Guinea's isolated mountains could face an uncertain future if a warming climate pushes them higher up the peaks.
Some of the most in-demand ecologists in Africa are specialists in statistics. But this is currently a scarce skill combination in Africa.
Previous attempts to revitalise one of Britain's best-known retail brands have gone awry. Has the rot gone too far this time?
Climate change may threaten the survival of the Cape frog. The solution could lie in creating corridors for them to move to new habitats and more suitable climate spaces.
The iconic southern African Chacma baboon is in danger. The species is facing a population decline.
We're familiar with the idea of releasing almost-extinct species into new areas. By doing the same with common animals, we can help stop their population numbers getting into the same perilous state.
Grey squirrels hate these reclusive, cat-sized predators.
Three recent reports make clear that we should be saving habitat in order to save species. It is pretty simple. Destroy a species' habitat and you destroy its home.
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The red widow spider predominately preys on beetles endemic to its Florida scrub habitat, according to new research. University…