Female burying beetles are more attracted to small partners because they are less likely to get into fights, a study by researchers at the University of Exeter has found.
A pigeon that was found covered in cooking oil has been enjoying a much needed bath at RSPCA West Hatch wildlife centre.
A coastal conservation charity is helping young people to face the natural world with more confidence by organizing close encounters with some amazing creatures.
Beavers living in the River Otter will be allowed to remain in the wild after they have been tested for disease, following a historic decision by Natural England to issue a licence to ‘re-introduce’ the under-threat animals.
The board of Natural England is being urged by Friends of the Earth to allow Devon’s beavers to remain in the wild, when it meets this morning (January 28, 2015) to discuss the issue.