wildlife news

A puffin pair
A new study reveals how puffins that stay near each other while migrating produce more chicks. 
Black bee-fly discovered in the UK for the first time
An amateur entomologist has discovered a black-bee fly in his garden. 
Bengal tiger in Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Almost half of the world’s most ecologically important locations are afflicted by illegal wildlife activities, according to a new report.
Asian elephants are the continent's largest terrestrial mammals
Camera-traps capture evidence of previously unknown species in Northern Karen state for the first time. 
Saint Lucia racer snake
A proposed project in the Caribbean could wipe out the remaining population of the world's rarest snake.
Heath fritillary numbers dropped by 27 per cent
Majority of UK butterfly species are declining despite 2016's warm summer.
European honeybee population threatened by spread of pathogens.
Europe’s largest wader is a high conservation priority.
First ever cave fish found in Europe
Cave loaches have been found in Germany.
The seeds of Karomia gigas
First database of all tree species on Earth has been created. 
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