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Australian tourist Kathryn Warburton sustained a broken leg and had to undergo surgery
The birds' beauty belies their often menacing and destructive nature
The United States has done it. The Philippines and China too. Even Hong Kong has said it will destroy some of its contraband ivory. But ahead of a conservation conference in London next month where world leaders will descend to seek a solution to wildlife crime, the debate about the future of stockpiles is set to heat up.
In a story similar to the plot of the film Castaway starring Tom Hanks, Jose Ivan was found on the atoll having floated 8,000 miles from Mexico
Schoolteacher William Buchman was arrested after officers found over 300 living and dead snakes inside his property
Plus new construction industry jobs and Chinese interest in UK property
A new Kenyan law aims to quell poaching by increasing the notoriously light penalties for the growing illegal trade
I wager women think about sex just as much as men
A search team looking for a 12-year-old boy who was snatched by a crocodile have reportedly discovered human remains near the waterhole where he was swimming in Australia.
A pleasant day out to a wildlife park reportedly turned sour when a visitor was accused of assaulting a man and threatening him with a knife – apparently because it was his turn to pat the koalas.
How one travel-writer's innovative journey round the Welsh coast led to a starring role for her four-legged companion
Sea eagle, which has an 8ft wingspan, disappeared on Saturday
To most of us, lions are African, but many of the great beasts of legend were Indian. Now a zoo plans to breed more of them
Gone are the days when a “Save the Rhino” advert was enough. Only about 25,000 rhinos are left in the wild, and thanks to poaching the species is critically endangered. Now, in an effort to drive down demand, conservationists are working on campaigns to understand what makes rhino horn consumers tick.
Man did not notice bear until he felt 'something brush against his leg'
The journey home – 'home' still being the word I instinctively use for the house I grew up in, atop of wild Welsh hillside, even if today it's where I go to escape everyday life – begins with bustle. The battle on the Tube with a case, the dash around Euston juggling handbag-paper-coffee-lunch. It's wise to stock up: the journey to Pen-y-Bont takes over four hours, via Crewe and Shrewsbury. It's very much not the route a crow would fly...