Andrew Darby A 93-kilometre tourist drive will cut through the Tarkine wilderness, stronghold of a healthy population of Tasmanian devils.
Bridie Smith Endangered frogs that returned to their mountain home almost 30 years after going extinct at the site look to have re-established at their former stronghold.
Ron Cerabona One of the enduring overseas jokes about Australia is that our towns and cities have kangaroos hopping down the streets. In Canberra, at least, it's not a joke.
Ben Cubby A property developer has been fined $127,500 for illegally clearing a koala habitat south-west of Sydney.
Nicky Phillips, Science Researchers are using electro-fishing to capture endangered Macquarie perch to survey the endangered fish species.
The opposition has accused NSW Environment Minister Robyn Parker of allowing the logging of koala habitats on the state's mid north coast.
Saffron Howden THE state Environment Department has approved logging of almost 2000 hectares of significant koala habitat contrary to its own guidelines, conservationists say.
Jennie Curtin If you're about to fly from Sydney to the Arctic Circle to find a mate, it helps to have a place to rest and conserve your energy.
Tim Barlass They are the ugly stories that sum up animal trafficking.
Bridie Smith The remote digital camera was set up to film brush-tailed rock wallabies. But while the creature that crept across the screen in the dusky cave light had a long tail, it also had spots.
Tom McIlroy When driver Cameron Blaseotto heard scratching coming from the engine compartment of his ute on Wednesday night, he was nervous to investigate what was inside.
Tom Arup The orange-bellied parrot has a history as colourful as its feathers. It has been an unlikely player in some controversial debates, its presence famously halting the construction of a major wind farm.
Tom Arup The state government has been dragging its feet in attempts to save Victoria's faunal emblem. Any disappearance this time could be permanent.
Kerry Sheridan Protecting endangered species requires patience, lots of money and some tough decisions
Meeri Kim Amid the misty treetops and giant tomato-size figs in the Andean cloud forests, the researchers spotted the animal the first night.
Andrew Darby The first global snapshot of marine life shifting under climate change has found it is on the move towards the poles at a rate of about seven kilometres a year.
Green groups say they are horrified Clive Palmer's $6.4 billion coal mine and rail project has been approved in western Queensland.
Bridie Smith Results have confirmed that Rigo, one of Melbourne Zoo's most popular residents, died of heart failure.
Community opposition to coal seam gas projects in NSW has forced mining giant Santos to trim its operations, environmentalists and local activists say.
Butterflies are the essence of cool in the insect world, a favorite muse for poets and songwriters who hold them up as symbols of love, beauty, transformation and good fortune.