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Camera trap set-up
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Get the latest from the ZSL open access journal, Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation. Here, Tim Hofmeester presents a recent paper about...

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Camera traps are a useful tool for detecting wildlife, but it is important to have a sound understanding of how they operate. A recent paper,...

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New camera trap technology reveals new insight into animal movement

Forset loss map
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Patterns of twenty-first century forest loss across a global network of important sites for biodiversity.

Is waveform worth it?
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What is waveform LiDAR and how can it contribute to ecological research?

Camera trap image of a hare
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Anthony Caravaggi describes new research that uses camera traps to explore the displacement of endemic Irish hares by introduced European hares....

Remote Sensing and Biodiversity Conservation conference

Find out more about our scientific event that will bring together leading experts in biodiversity monitoring and satellite remote sensing.

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Brian O’Connor explores how Earth observation, such as satellite imagery, can support biodiversity monitoring.

Camels in the oryx release area
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New research detects artificial water points from space, which could support the reintroduction of species to the Sahara such as the Scimitar-...

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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.

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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.


Catch up on our latest Conservation Blogs


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.