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Congo gorillas now critically endangered

High-stakes conflict threatens DR Congo gorillas.

14 Oct 2019 1:16 PM

Bear population on the rise in Spain after conservation efforts

In northwest Spain, conservation efforts pay off as bears thrive.

04 Oct 2019 11:29 AM

IUCN releases updated Red List of endangered species

The Red List reveals the extent of wildlife and nature destruction caused by humans.

19 Jul 2019 7:11 PM

Endangered orangutans released in the wild

Indonesia pet orangutans released back into the wild.

19 Jun 2019 8:00 PM

Koalas on the verge of extinction

A report claims koalas are ‘functionally extinct’, but what does that mean?

13 May 2019 4:24 PM


Climate change adversely affects penguins breeding

Antarctic penguins suffer 'catastrophic' breeding failure.

26 Apr 2019 10:40 AM

Rare albino penguin makes debut at Polish zoo

The youngster is being kept with a small group of six adults, including its parents, who are taking extremely good care of it.

23 Mar 2019 12:31 PM

Lioness gives birth to world's first test-tube cubs

Scientists claim incredible breakthrough could save endangered big cats.

04 Sep 2018 3:22 PM

Scientists artificially inseminate wolf living in bid to save dying species

Researchers hope female wolf living in Brookfield Zoo will have puppies after they tried using artificial insemination to impregnate her.

14 Feb 2018 9:21 PM

Endangered species dubbed 'world's ugliest pig' spotted in Indonesia

Researchers laid camera traps in the forests of Java island in the hopes of capturing images of the elusive creature.

05 Jan 2018 8:14 PM


Scientists: Desert turtle endangered, 100 left in Arizona

It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle faces long odds in life.

25 Sep 2017 8:53 AM

Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction

Massive efforts to save the egg-laying turtles by changing fishing nets and creating protected and darkened beaches are working

21 Sep 2017 10:23 AM

Climate change pressures endangered African penguins: study

The young penguins do not get food because they don't understand new signs when the climate changes

10 Feb 2017 1:21 PM

6,400 turtles being smuggled abroad recovered in major haul

The turtles, weighing 440 quintals, were found stuffed in sacks and lay scattered on the ground inside the compound of the accused's house.

11 Jan 2017 7:04 PM

What we buy may put species at extinction risk: study

Electronic devices and other objects create threat hotspots in various countries due to consumption.

05 Jan 2017 1:44 PM