The UK’s only koala joey has been given its first health check – confirming the youngster is a girl.
Filmmaker Gordon Buchanan was told to “keep up the good work” by the Prince of Wales as he picked up an MBE for services to conservation and wildlife filmmaking.
The winner of the big prize at Crufts found success went straight through her as she took an emergency toilet break on her victory lap.
A seal that managed to navigate its way up through a harbour and into a car park has been released back into the wild.
The drop in Scotland’s breeding seabirds may be slowing, a new report indicates.
The genetic code of the otter has been sequenced in a move it is hoped will help protect the charismatic British mammals from environmental threats.
British woodsman Ray Mears has travelled to Kangaroo Island in south Australia to visit koalas orphaned by the devastating bushfires.
It appears cuttlefish, like humans, have strong food preferences.
Humans are not always to blame for genetic diversity loss in wildlife, scientists say.
The Duke of Cambridge has called on organisations to help end the “abhorrent crime” of illegal wildlife trade, following what he called an “encouraging” year of seizures and investigations.
Sometimes a strong chimp matriarch makes staying at home look like a better option than moving out.
A new species of prehistoric scorpion may have been capable of leaving its marine habitat and venturing onto land, new research suggests.
Noise pollution is threatening the survival of more than 100 species, researchers have found.
Around one in five land-based species is traded on the global wildlife market, scientists say.
A bushy-tailed visitor has been checking out a leading Aberdeen attraction.
Children are being encouraged to get out and about this summer with a new booklet highlighting north-east landmarks.
Many species of bees are on the brink of extinction in parts of the UK with some types lost entirely, a report has found.
A new sea adventure that promises to give people a new perspective on north-east wildlife and landmarks is to launch next month.
Technology that has dramatically reduced rhino poaching in a South African game reserve could be used to help other threatened species across the world, as conservationists look for new ways to stop poachers before they can reach wildlife.
A network of marine reserves could be rolled out across the high seas to protect wildlife hotspots and save species from extinction, a report has said.
Chimpanzees are losing their distinctive behaviours in areas of high human activity, new research suggests.
Members of the public are encouraged to nominate a young wildlife champion as part of a north-east award.
Some of the newest visitors to a north-east nature reserve have been captured on camera.
Researchers at Chester Zoo have captured “momentous” footage of rare giant pangolins, sometimes known as scaly anteaters for their protective armour, revealing new insights into the secretive nocturnal species only found in equatorial Africa.
A group of students are looking to spruce up an Aberdeen park by planting trees.
Aberdeen school pupils are appealing for materials that can turn their playground into a haven for wildlife.
Council officers have approved plans to place signs around Diamond Bridge to alert drivers to the fact it’s a wildlife corridor.
Many cat owners worry about their pets wandering the streets but think that hunting mice and birds is unavoidable instinct, researchers have found.
Nature in the north-east is at risk from climate change, according to a leading wildlife charity.
Brian May has had a “traumatic” week, but not for his work in music or recent release of biopic Bohemian Rhapsody.