Leaked report shows Scotland missed target for marine wildlife protection

Government document reveals decline in seabed habitats with protected status due to the climate crisis and…

Race to save 100 whales in Sri Lanka's biggest mass beaching

Navy joins forces with rescuers and volunteers in effort to push pilot whales back into oceanRescuers…

Plans to dredge notorious ‘ship swallower' sandbank condemned

Removal of millions of tonnes of material from Goodwin Sands, the watery grave of hundreds of…

Global heating threatens UK wildlife’s ability to adapt and survive

Restoring and connecting habitat across Britain could save a fifth of species by 2030, says report…

What Victorian-era seaweed pressings reveal about our changing seas

A ‘women’s pastime’ practised by Queen Victoria, ‘seaweeding’ spread from the UK to California – now…

Antarctica: an ecosystem under threat – in pictures

Antarctica’s ocean is one of the most extreme environments on the planet, and home to its…

Bears, whales and wolverines: the species imperiled by Trump's war on the environment

Despite a grim outlook for American biodiversity, Trump has lifted protections for at-risk animals as part…

Vast majority of Europe's key habitats in poor or bad condition – report

State of Nature in the EU survey finds only a quarter of species have good conservation…

Why there is hope that the world's coral reefs can be saved

From coral farming to 3D printing, scientists are using novel methods to save a vital part…

Estimated 5,000 Cape fur seal foetuses spotted on Namibian coast

Scientists searching for reasons fear breeding cycle will be disrupted for years to comeAn estimated 5,000…