mammals

Short-beaked common dolphin
Annual citizen science event sees its highest ever number of sightings.
White-bearded gibbon
Two primate species work together to gang up on a clouded leopard. 
Still from video footage
New video shows three True’s beaked whales in deep coastal waters off the Azores.
A different bull elephant at Tsavo East National Park
One of Africa’s last great tuskers has been killed in Kenya.
Hintze Hall blue whale skeleton
A family-friendly cetacean event at London’s Natural History Museum (NHM) will celebrate the arrival of a blue whale skeleton. 
Daffi the otter cub
The young otter was found by the side of a Derbyshire river calling for her mum, and was rescued by the RSPCA. 
African lions
Protected areas have the potential to provide for as many as 83,000 African lions. 
A pangolin foraging in sand
Discover fascinating facts about ‘scaly anteaters’. 
A humpback whale checks out Shetland naturalist Richard Shucksmith.
Two Shetland naturalists never expected this extraordinary discovery in November 2016. Amy-Jane Beer reports.
Oryx released into Sahara
After nearly a 20-year absence, an iconic ruminant is reintroduced to its desert home. 
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