Latest Blogs from Conservation

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ZSL monitoring & technology programme manager Dr. Anthony Dancer reveals how Google Cloud AI is supporting ZSL’s conservation work in Cameroon...

A seal swimming in the Thames, with its head poking out of the water
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We’ve compiled a few fun facts about some of the amazing animals that call the Thames home.

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Gib Thampitak, ZSL's Elephant and Community Officer based in Kanchanaburi, Thailand shares how the team carried on field and community work during...

An endangered tiger in western Thailand caught on camera

Celebrating a success this Global Tiger Day, take a look at the video and photos of new wild tigers spotted.

Image of Moses Wekesa wearing a ZSL tshirt
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A blog by Moses Wekesa, Tsavo West Field Manager

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By ZSL Postdoctoral Research Scientist Rikki Gumbs – Edge of Existence Programme

Humanity’s relationship with biodiversity is complex....

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ZSL's Director of Conservation and Policy, addresses the impact of COVID-19 on our global conservation work.

ZSL Director General, Dominic Jermey
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ZSL Director General, Dominic Jermey, reflects on coronavirus and the future of conservation this Earth Day.

Lady with uniform, holding a phone with a compass around her neck.
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In appreciation of these conservationists, and in celebration of International Woman’s Day, we wanted to highlight some of ZSL’s female...

Photo - Aerial photo of a tropical coastline, taken from a drone
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MSc student Beth Priday, tells us about her research project, where she explores the use of drones for conservation management in the Philippines...

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