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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...

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....

Pitcairn
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Henry Duffy is an MSc student studying Conservation Science at Imperial College London. For his dissertation project he has been lucky enough to...

St Paul's Pool Pitcairn
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Henry Duffy is an MSc student studying Conservation Science at Imperial College London. For his dissertation project he has been lucky enough to...

Signpost on Pitcairn Island
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Henry Duffy is an MSc student studying Conservation Science at Imperial College London. For his dissertation research he has been lucky enough to...

Small Male Hihi Matt Gribble
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You could be marooned in worse places. The weather on the island is agreeable, the lodgings are nice, the views are pretty and even the locals are...

Paul putting a rhino poster on the classroom wall

It’s the first day of our workshops with Conservation Teachers from around the National Park, and the first challenge of the day is just getting...

Paul stands next to our tiny zebra-striped plane

I look out of the window of our tiny four-seater zebra-striped plane and can’t believe it – I’m really here!  Below us are miles of beautiful...

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Hi to all who have been following the University of Glasgow Tobago Expedition 2013. The expedition has now reached completion and we would like to...

Alex here again, and after the success of the okapi conservation strategy workshop I’m afraid I have some rather less cheerful news. Oil...

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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. 

Conservation

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.