Ocean conservation is essential for protecting the marine environment and safeguarding the resources that people rely on for livelihoods and food security. But there are many documented cases where conservation has bumped ...
Protected forests in developing nations are losing large numbers of trees and creating significant carbon emissions, despite their special status.
The tragic and sudden loss of an important marine site in Scotland highlights the need for better protection of the country's inshore waters.
Links between seabed type and quality are closely related to the abundance and size of young commercially fished species such as cod, haddock and whiting.
Marine protected areas (MPAs) are an increasingly popular strategy for protecting marine biodiversity, but a new global study demonstrates that widespread lack of personnel and funds are preventing MPAs from reaching their ...
A British man has been convicted of capturing and killing two of Britain's rarest butterflies, the endangered Large Blues, which have been a prized collector's item since the Victorian era.
The evolution of land animals has been shaped by barriers such as oceans and mountains which have divided them and sent them down different genetic paths.
A proposed Marine Protected Area (MPA) off Scotland's west coast would help basking sharks, researchers say.
New York, NY-Africa's protected parks and reserves are capable of supporting three to four times as many wild lions if well funded and managed, according to a new report led by Panthera, the global wild cat conservation organization.
The winter habits of Britain's basking sharks have been revealed for the first time.