It’s as close to many of these dangerous creatures as you will ever be likely to get.
Rachel Olding Fish and birdlife in Botany Bay have been “devastated” by an oil spill from the Caltex Kurnell Refinery with the pollution washing up on the shore of a nearby national park, a local...
A brazen bird snatched a video camera that was recording crocodiles in northwest Australia and captured fascinating footage of its 110-kilometre journey across the country's remote landscape.
The Farne Islands, which lie off the coast of northeast England, are home to a huge array of wildlife.
Esther Han "She is an attention seeker," says Peter Bergman, a ranger with the National Parks and Wildlife Service, of a bottlenose dolphin that has been making friends up and down the NSW coast for 18 months.
President Barack Obama launches an initiative in Tanzania aimed at combating illegal wildlife trafficking and curbing widespread poaching of rhinos and elephants in Africa.
David Ellery Native and feral animals are flocking to our road verges in search of a free meal as dry weather grips the region after three seasons of plenty.
Jonathan Watts In their first hour in Yasuni's Amazonian forest, many people will see more creatures than they have in their lives, including some that have yet to be documented by science.
Wildlife corridors stretching across state borders could be given funding priority under a federal government plan to help Australian fauna adapt to climate change.
Elizabeth Weise It sounded like a joke when the news first broke in 2000: giant Burmese pythons were invading the Everglades.
Andrew Gully Conservationists have demanded action over non-existent US wildlife ownership laws after the slaughter of 49 animals, including 18 rare Bengal tigers, set free from an Ohio farm.
Saffron Howden AS THOUSANDS perished in the wake of the wall of black water that swamped Japan two weeks ago, seven young men and women sat in the pitch-black night on a tiny Hawaiian island with nothing but a...
KAMPALA : Wildlife populations in Uganda's main national parks have boomed during the past 10 years and the expulsion of rebels has contributed to a decline in poaching, the Uganda Wildlife Authority...
Rania Spooner Endangered bird, crab and fish species at Christmas Island could be catastrophically affected after a cargo vessel, MV Tycoon, broke up in rough conditions and began leaking hundreds of tonnes of...
Lindsay Murdoch BANGKOK: A partly Australian-funded wildlife rescue foundation whose chief spoke out about the illegal poaching of baby elephants in Thailand has been raided and had 103 animals taken away by Thai...
Ben Cubby Environment Reporter Sea birds, turtles and fish are being choked to death by an oil slick lapping Queensland's Moreton Island and Sunshine Coast.
Amy Corderoy The largest free-ranging wildlife sanctuary in NSW could be under threat from a proposed sand mine that will operate less than 40 metres from its boundary.
Peter Hannam Climate change is real, it's happening and the risks are many and rising, so says the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in its latest report.
Peter Hannam Mr Hobbs was destined to become bear paw soup before an Australian businessman rescued the sun bear cub in Cambodia.
Kirsty Needham Virgin Australia founder Brett Godfrey has approached the NSW government with a proposal to operate the state's first ''great walk'', building private lodges within the Blue Mountains national park.