Elephants counted from space for conservation

Satellite imagery is being used to count elephants in a breakthrough that could aid conservation.

yesterday ~2 min

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Florida manatee with 'Trump' etched on back prompts investigation

An investigation is launched after the marine mammal was found with the president's name on its body.

Jan. 12, 2021 ~2 min

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£3bn UK climate finance to be spent on supporting nature

The PM says investment is needed to protect marine life, forests and sustainable food production.

Jan. 11, 2021 ~3 min

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Islanders help rescue orca stranded on Orkney beach

Volunteers led the rescue effort to save the young 11ft-long stranded orca in Orkney.

Jan. 6, 2021 ~2 min

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Mexican fisherman 'dies after attack on Sea Shepherd conservationists'

Sea Shepherd says the collision happened after it came under attack in the Gulf of California.

Jan. 5, 2021 ~2 min

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Why 2020 has been good for England's beavers

Homes for these "ultimate environmental engineers" have been set up in enclosures across England.

Nov. 30, 2020 ~8 min

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WWF vows to 'do more' after human rights abuse reports

The conservation charity is accused of working with guards who allegedly tortured and killed people.

Nov. 25, 2020 ~6 min

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Blue whales have 'rediscovered' South Georgia

The great whales are returning to the island that hosted the industry that nearly destroyed them.

Nov. 19, 2020 ~6 min

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South Georgia whaling: Antarctic art marks a dark past

Michael Visocchi's work memorialises the many animals killed by the whale hunters of South Georgia.

Nov. 18, 2020 ~3 min

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HS2: Moving ancient woodland habitat for rail line flawed, ecologists say

Soil is being moved to new sites but ecologists question whether the process is effective.

Oct. 23, 2020 ~6 min

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