Latest Blogs from Conservation

Zoohackathon team Lookout
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Last year's winning team share their experience ahead of the Zoohackathon 2017.

West African slender-snouted crocodile
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The Critically Endangered West African slender-snouted crocodile is one of the rarest and least studied crocodilians in the world.

Granular salamander
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EDGE Fellow Alejandro Calzada explains how he’s working to safeguard the future of the granular salamander.

Edrich Evangeline and family
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Net-Works’ Edrich Baron and his family from Guindacpan are an inspiration, and were finalists in a prestigious national competition

Ahmed has been investigating coral bleaching in the Maldives
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Ahmed Basheer has been investigating the extent of coral bleaching on rare species in the Maldives.

Secretarybird
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We all love superheroes! But many of their superpowers are no more remarkable than those of the weird and wonderful EDGE species.

Sunda pangolin by Dan Challender
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Withoon Sodsai, an EDGE Fellow in Thailand, tells us how he’s working to protect the Sunda pangolin

Shoebill
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Judith Mirembe, one of our 2017 Segré-EDGE Fellows, tells us why she chose to work with the Shoebill.

Pygmy three-toed sloth
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ZSL’s EDGE of Existence programme reaches its first decade of protecting the planet’s most Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered animals...

Gawahon Eco-Park
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EDGE conservation biologist, Claudia Gray, takes us through a day in the life of her fascinating job.

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Artefact of the month

Every month one of the pieces held in ZSL’s Library and at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo will feature here as Artefact of the month.

Asia Conservation Programme

Get the latest on ZSL's conservation work in Asia.

B.U.G.S Blog

Find out more about life in our B.U.G.S exhibit

Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation

A new Open Access journal for research at the interface of remote sensing, ecology and conservation.

ZSL Shop

See the latest ranges, updates and special offers from our exciting new online shop.

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.

Conservation

Catch up on our latest Conservation Blogs

Elephantastic!

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

Science blogs

Tsaobis Baboon Blog

Follow ZSL conservationists studying desert baboons in Namibia.