A bushy-tailed visitor has been checking out a leading Aberdeen attraction.
Populations of animals that live in the world’s forests have declined by more than half in the past 50 years, a study warns.
A fugitive in Germany has been nabbed thanks to the help of angry wasps.
Fifteen of the UK’s finest felines have been announced as finalists in the National Cat Awards.
A police officer attempting to come to the aid of a kitten outside a branch of Burger King was surprised to discover the animal was in fact a bobcat.
A jellyfish the size of a person swam with divers off the coast of Cornwall, in imagery which has amazed social media users.
Conservationists are celebrating after an active barn owl nest was discovered in Co Down.
Police and customs officials have carried out a global anti-wildlife trafficking operation that has led to the seizure of tens of thousands of endangered animals and the arrest of nearly 600 suspects.
Children are being encouraged to get out and about this summer with a new booklet highlighting north-east landmarks.
Europol has announced a 50% increase in arrests over European eel trafficking, seizing 15 million of the endangered species.
Fish owners are being warned not to flush their pets down the toilet because of the problems they can cause native habitats.
A safari park’s latest arrival is a baby Barbary macaque, born earlier this month.
Knowsley Safari has staged its first Tiger Parade to raise awareness of the plight facing the endangered Amur tiger.
The Duchess of Cambridge has teamed up with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) to publish activity cards to inspire children to get involved with gardens and nature.
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.
Zoe Kazan has said it is unlikely she will ever act opposite her partner Paul Dano.
Climate change could be a factor in the decline of Scotland’s wading birds, conservationists have said.