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Okapi camera trap image ZSL-ICCN Virunga National Park

First ever genetic study of the elusive wild okapi unravels mystery behind its evolutionary origins

Close-up of an okapi at ZSL London Zoo

UK oil exploration company, SOCO, has agreed to withdraw all activity from World Heritage Sites – including Virunga National Park in the...

Stony Coral Colony

ZSL celebrates World Oceans Day 2014

Greater adjutant

The ‘little dodo’ and a bird that dispatches its prey by stamping on its head are among the world’s 100 most unique and endangered birds, reveal...

Duke of Cambridge arrives at United for Wildlife symposium hosted by ZSL

The Duke of Cambridge joined the United for Wildlife organisations on the 12 February 2014 at the symposium hosted by the Zoological Society of...

The okapi, a close relative of the giraffe found only in the rainforests of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), has officially been...

Prince William and Charles visiting Conservation Science

The Duke of Cambridge and The Prince of Wales met with global conservation leaders at ZSL London Zoo to discuss how new technology will help put...

The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) has urged the government to do more for nature after a public survey said not enough was being done for UK...

ZSL London Zoo and ZSL Whipsnade Zoo have joined four other zoos to campaign for the protection of threatened habitats through the promotion of...

A letter by Dr Heather Koldewey and Dr Amanda Vincent of the Zoological Society of London/Project Seahorse following the earthquake and typhoon...