“It is profoundly shocking to stand on the ice of Antarctica and hear directly from scientists how fast the ice is disappearing.”
In the heart of the vibrant chaos that is Lagos, a humble guardian of Nigerian wildlife walks the bustling streets, unknown to many. Dr Mark Ofua, the unassuming hero behind SaintMark’s Animal Hospital, has been waging a battle against the illegal wildlife trade and bushmeat markets.
Ecologists from Mexico’s National Autonomous university on Friday relaunched a fundraising campaign to bolster conservation efforts for axolotls, an iconic, endangered fish-like type of salamander.
When researchers started trapping and putting radio trackers on female turkeys in the thick woods of southeast Oklahoma, they hoped to learn how hens were successfully raising their young.