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A lynx sitting surrounded by foliage

New ZSL-led report shows that several, iconic species have made a comeback in Europe and points to a bright future for wildlife, if it’s given the...

An urban fox outside terraced housing

A landmark report by ZSL shows how increased urban rewilding efforts could boost wildlife and buffer city dwellers from the worst impacts of...

A dugong swimming with fish

New research shows that the Dugong - also known as the ‘sea cow’ - is functionally extinct in China, with no sightings recorded since 2008

A hammerhead shark swimming

A new study led by conservation charity ZSL (Zoological Society of London) and Stanford University maps vertical movements of sharks and rays in...

A spinner dolphin swimming

New ZSL-led study shows that spinner dolphins provide crucial nutrients to Indian Ocean coral reef ecosystems - leading scientists to call for...

A Critically Endangered wild camel peaking over a fence in Mongolia

A study led by ZSL and partners shows that differentiating wild camels from their domestic sister species is a key step in helping to protect the...

Chagos coral reef

New ZSL-led research maps out multi-layer climate change impacts on coral reefs, using freely available Google satellite technology.

A dormouse during its health check at ZSL London Zoo

A behind-the-scenes peek shows rare hazel dormice having their final health checks by ZSL (Zoological Society of London)’s expert veterinary team...

Mosquito net fishing in Mozambique

Wildlife targeted for human use sees steep decline, but conservation and wildlife management are best chance to sustain it, a new global study led...

A female scientist talks to an audience at the Soapbox Science event in London

One day only: Soapbox Science takes over Gabriel's Wharf, Southbank on Saturday 28 May 2022