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African Lionesses (Panthera leo) with their cubs aged 3-6 months walking along a track

Wildlife's continued decline highlights the urgent need for sustainable solutions to humanity’s increasing demand on our natural resources.

Barn Owl

Twenty four leading scientists have signed an open letter in the journal Nature calling for changes to the government’s proposed Infrastructure...


A new bovine TB control strategy to be piloted in Northern Ireland risks spreading the disease rather than supressing it, scientists warn.

The Ganges River Dolphin

A new study released today reveals a method to improve the monitoring of the Endangered Ganges river dolphin

Brown bear camera trap photograph

Many animals in need of conservation attention are the least studied due to human bias, reveals new research by scientists from ZSL.

Young healthy hedgehog - Garden Wildlife Health

Call for garden-owners to help save Britain’s wildlife.

Deadly amphibian disease chytridiomycosis has caused the extinction of Darwin’s frogs, believe scientists from the Zoological Society of London (...

The Eurasian beaver, European bison and White-tailed eagle have all been highlighted as species that have made a remarkable comeback in Europe...

Conservationists have developed a novel way of choosing perfect new homes for species struggling in changing climate.

The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) is a conservation charity. ZSL’s Institute of Zoology carries out scientific research to inform the policy...