Researchers made the discovery by coincidence while exploring the sea floor near Hawaii
'We are remaining vigilant and we are remaining on high alert'
Environment minister Rory Stewart has committed the Government to £1.2m in funding for the unit
Their call has been described as the essence of the wilderness, but it may soon fall silent
The lion was photographed lying in the road in Kruger National Park in South Africa
The video show Koko delivering a message to the COP21 climate change conference delegates
The National Wildlife Crime Unit’s government funding runs out in March
Half of the enormous conservation area will be completely protected from fishing
Climate change, habitat destruction and increased use of pesticides have played their part in the huge population decline
The actress stressed the need for stronger legislation against abuse of animals and the environment
The Dartmoor Hill Pony Association said 400 foals a year were being shot by farmers
The Australian environment minister said: 'We do not accept in any way, shape or form the concept of killing whales for so-called 'scientific research.''
Africa is full of once-in-a-lifetime wildlife experiences, whether you are inspired by Walt Disney or David Attenborough
An Idaho historian has found footage dating back to 1950s that shows beavers being dropped out of a plane in a bizarre wildlife experiment
As the Florida suburbs sprawl ever further into their traditional habitats, bears and other large predators have come into more frequent contact with humans
Too many plants, which are rare in the UK, are also old and not producing seeds