Latest News from Conservation

Beach plastics. Image (c) Kirsty Richards.

ZSL has teamed up with Selfridges to tackle the problem of plastic pollution in our oceans.

Sunda pangolin by Dan Challender

ZSL has announced a two-year international Pangolin Conservation Initiative, taking place in Cameroon, Thailand and China.

Amur leopard mother with cub. Image (c) Chris Godfrey/Animal Imagery

ZSL celebrates as a plan for Amur leopard reintroduction into the Russian Far East is approved.

Nepal

An update on how donations have helped ZSL's relief efforts in earthquake-stricken Nepal.

Tiger camera trap image, Thailand.

ZSL has recorded tigers for the first time in the southern Protected Areas of Thailand’s Western Forest Conservation Complex.

Asian lion in India

There are now approximately 500 Asiatic lions (Panthera leo persica) living in the Gir landscape, according to the latest count, up from 411 in...

Nepal

ZSL's Forest Guards and National Park Staff in Nepal are stranded in remote locations.

Shark © Enric Sala

ZSL calls on the British government to protect over 1.8 million sq km of the world’s ocean

Smelt on homepage

A new project by ZSL scientists, funded with a grant of £97,800 from the Heritage Lottery Fund, will launch in March 2015

Quagga Mussel

The invasive quagga mussel has been found in the River Thames by ZSL staff.