Latest Blogs from Asia Conservation Program

A red fox spotted on a motion sensor camera inspecting the trap used for investigating their decline
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Families of red foxes have been disappearing from Kronotsky Nature Biosphere Reserve in Russia and ZSL’s resident wildlife vet Misha Goncharuk has...

Tor with two male colleagues on a boat in Thailand
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Armed with with data sheets and a map, our Thai-ger conservation scientists are no match for the poachers on the hunt for the very animal they are...

Helmeted Hornbill flying in nature Southern Thailand

The helmeted hornbill is a very rare bird that is killed for something known as 'red ivory'. ZSL conservationist, Sophie Adwick explains what a...

Sunda pangolin and baby
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See cute photos of a Sunda pangolin carrying her baby on her tail.

Red-faced Liocichla, Nepal

Our conservationists received a very welcome surprise when they spotted a bird that has not been seen in Nepal for 178 years!

Sunda pangolin, Thailand
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A wild Sunda pangolin, one of the world’s most threatened mammals, was recently rescued by villagers in Southern Thailand with help from ZSL’s...

Students from the Mongolia Summer Field Course 2015 sitting on the ZSL vans

Biology graduate Jack Poole blogs about his experience of the ZSL Steppe Forward Summer Field Course, a unique conservation fieldwork course in...

Prince Harry in Nepal with Dr Hem Baral
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His Royal Highness Prince Harry met with ZSL's Nepal Country Manager Dr Hem Sagar Baral on his trip to Nepal to see first hand the work being done...

Asiatic male lion in the Gir Forest National Park

ZSL conservationist, Julien Godfrey, blogs about how ZSL is using innovative technologies to help secure the future of the endangered Asiatic lion...

Pangolin on a tree hugging a branch.
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It is only a few seconds of black and white footage, but video from a remote camera trap in Thailand has given new hope to ZSL’s team of pangolin...

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Wild About Magazine

Excerpts from ZSL's award winning members' magazine.

ZSL London Zoo

A blog for lovers of ZSL London Zoo. Bringing you amazing animal facts and exclusive access to the world's scientific oldest zoo.

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Discover more about the UK's biggest zoo with our fun blog posts!

Discovery and Learning in the Field

Join the ZSL Discovery and Learning team as they venture out of the zoo and in to the wild.


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Arts and Culture

Follow the latest news on ZSL’s Arts & Culture projects at ZSL London and Whipsnade Zoos, and ZSL’s conservation work through the lens of the Arts.


ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's elephant keepers give an insight into the daily goings on in the elephant barn.

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.

Wild Science

From the field, to the lab, catch up with the scientists on the cutting edge of conservation biology at ZSL’s Institute of Zoology.

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.


Science blogs

Tsaobis Baboon Blog

Follow ZSL conservationists studying desert baboons in Namibia.