White-tailed sea eagles to return to England

Natural England has issued a licence to release up to 60 white-tailed sea eagles on the Isle of Wight over the next...

Romeo, the world’s loneliest frog, finds his Juliet

Romeo, the Sehuencas water frog, was believed to be the last of his kind, having spent the last 10 years alone...

A new home for one of the rarest ducks in the...

The Madagascar pochard, believed to be extinct for 15 years, has been brought back from the brink and given a new...

Land iguanas reintroduced to Galapagos island

1,436 Galapagos land iguanas have been reintroduced to Santiago Island after being absent for almost 200 years. The release comes as part...

Plastic discovered in the deepest part of the ocean

Our plastic problem sinks to greater depths than we could have imagined, and I mean that in a literal sense. Observations of deep ocean...

Crow steals credit card and attempts to buy a train ticket

A crow has been filmed at Kinshichō train station in Japan attempting to commit credit card fraud when he steals a woman's card and...

Scientists discover new species of European snake

As a lover of all things reptilian I was delighted to hear the news today that a new species of European snake had been...

Hedgehogs now a rare sight in British gardens.

Once common in gardens all across the UK, a new survey has highlighted the continued plight of our spiny garden visitors. An annual survey by...

Two-thirds of UK common toads have disappeared in the last 30...

Scientists in the UK and Switzerland have reported a rapid decline in common toad (Bufo bufo) populations across both European countries since the 1980s....