Wildlife Sightings

Britain’s Rarest Spider Discovered At New Site

You might be familiar with the Horrid ground-weaver spider (Nothophantes horridus) otherwise dubbed Britain’s rarest spider species. It became a national celebrity as a planned development threatened it’s continued existence last year and a Crowdfunder appeal went viral in an attempt to…
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Rare Javan Rhinoceros Calves Spotted In Indonesia

Three Javan Rhinoceros calves have been filmed in an Indonesian national park boosting hopes for the long-term survival of the species. Whilst all species of rhinos are currently threatened with extinction, the Javan Rhino is the rarest with only 57…
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First Fishing Cat Sighting For 12 Years In Coastal Cambodia

Camera traps have revealed the first glimpses of an Endangered fishing cat in Cambodia since 2003 as conservationists fear for their future survival against drastic changes to their habitat. Asian wetlands habitats which the fishing cat prefers are rapidly disappearing…
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How The River Thames Rose From The Dead

In 1957 the River Thames was declared “biologically extinct”. Decades of use as a major transportation hub combined with a sewer had taken its toll and now the river contained so little oxygen it could no longer support life. Flash…
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Conservation, Mammals, Rare Wildlife, Research, Wildlife Sightings

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