Latest News from ZSL

Satellite view of Western Australia (c) NASA US

ZSL scientists have called for collaboration with space agencies to help track biodiversity across the planet.

Porpoise on beach in Wales (c) Rod Penrose CSIP-MEM

A study led by ZSL has found harbour porpoises are struggling to successfully reproduce due to chemical pollutants in European waters.

Jumbo Express steam train in ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

More than five million people have now traveled on the Whipsnade Steam Railway.

Great Barrier Reef, Australia (c) Brian Kinney/Shutterstock

24 of the UK’s foremost academic institutions have called on national governments to take urgent action against climate change.

Meerkat Training School

Four meerkats are put through their paces in preparation for the Deadly Summer Shows at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Presenter Sam Ginger on Periscope

Twitter and ZSL London Zoo, have joined forces to get Twitter users closer to their favourite zoo animals

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.

A woman watches the penguins underwater

This summer is promising to be a scorcher at ZSL London Zoo, with a packed schedule of fun for everyone to enjoy.

Great crested newt - image by Mihai Leu

ZSL is urging amphibian owners to help stop the spread of a new species of chytrid fungus which has reached captive newts and salamanders in the...