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Dja Biosphere Reserve

For World Elephant Day, ZSL Cameroon presents some of our work around the Dja Biosphere Reserve and discusses some of the challenges to protecting...

Sampling platform fitted with underwater camera.
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Taylor Gorham, Masters Student at Imperial College London and the Institute of Zoology, has just returned from a marine research expedition to...

Pitcairn Island
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Pitcairn Island is a very small, very rocky piece of land in the middle of the ocean, a long way from anything else. Its biggest claim to fame is...

Fisher Lake Ossa

ZSL Cameroon bulletin from April to June, 2014, highlights some new initiatives of ZSL Cameroon, as well as expansion of older ones.

School children in Dominica after outreach presentation for Mountain Chicken Frog Project
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I'm going to say something that might be a bit controversial. I am not...

A mountian chicken frog being held during science survey in Dominica
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I have to admit that in my everyday life I am not all that adventurous....

Releasing the mountain chicken frogs in Montserrat
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This was it. The day that years of work had been building to. The day...

Soufrière Hills volcano
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After the excitement of arrival day, the following day had been billed as a rare chance to relax and unwind a bit. The only task in the calendar...

Mountain chicken frog Montserrat
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Having never actually travelled outside of the EU before, I approached my trip to the Caribbean islands of Montserrat and Dominica with a mix of...

Octopus caught on camera on a Pitcairn reef
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Before our field work could commence on Pitcairn, getting the necessary equipment onto this distant isle proved a major logistical challenge....

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Tiger conservation

Read about conservation of tigers in Asia.

Videographer Blog

One man is boldly going where no other ZSL videographer has gone before - the land of Mountain Chicken Frogs. Armed with nothing more than a camera and some factor 60 suncream, he will share with you his adventures in the Caribbean as he follows ZSL's work with this endangered amphibean. 


Catch up on our latest Conservation Blogs

Wild Science

From the field, to the lab, to the analysis, catch up with the scientists at ZSL’s Institute of Zoology, our world-renowned research centre working at the cutting edge of conservation biology.

Wildlife Wood Project Cameroon

The Wildlife Wood Project has been working in Cameroon since 2007 to encourage better wildlife management in logging concessions.

Penguin expedition blog

Updates from penguin conservation expeditions to Antarctica

Amur Leopard

Amur leopard conservation blog

Baby Giraffe Diaries

Meet ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's latest (and leggiest) arrival, a baby giraffe!

Biodiversity and Palm Oil

Follow the ZSL Biodiversity and Palm Oil team, based in Bogor, Indonesia.

Chagos Expedition

The Chagos marine reserve, designated in 2010 and currently the world’s largest no take marine reserve, is a sought-after spot for marine research.

Frog Blog

Follow ZSL’s amphibian experts in their quest to find out why 41% of the world’s amphibians are threatened and what can be done to stop more species becoming extinct.

Tsaobis Baboon Blog

Follow ZSL conservationists studying desert baboons in Namibia.