What is it really like to go gorilla trekking in Rwanda? Darrel Bristow-Bovey went exploring the Mountains of the Moon, and found that the experience was not profound – at least, not in the way that he expected.
Blog posts: Conservation
Conservation stories and projects that are helping to protect our environment, and what you can do to help.
This month, our editor muses on what it is about wild spaces that makes us feel alive.
SeaWorld, a US theme park and entertainment company, today announced the end of its orca (or killer whale) breeding scheme bringing 50 years of captive breeding to a close.
On the 29 and 30 April 2016, the first ever Giants Club summit will take place in Kenya to address the elephant poaching crisis sweeping the continent. Here’s how to get involved and help save the elephants.
The Tsitsikamma Marine Protected Area is the oldest marine protected area in the country. This is your chance to help save it.
Our world used to contain giant armadillos, sabre-toothed salmon, and giant sloths that could bring down trees. There’s not much left of our megafauna – here’s why we should fiercely protect it.
Jackals, caracals and leopards are predators that plague farmers. But removing predators from ecosystems has cascading negative effects. Soon we will be able to encourage farmers to make the ethical choice – with our wallets, writes environmental journalist Lee Middleton.
Think you’ve been around long, homo sapien? Think again. Dermochelys coriacea has been around for more than 100 million years. Scott Ramsay finds himself watching the birthing process of the leatherback turtle in absolute wonderment.
Into the Okavango is now in the last days of an incredible four-month, 2250km journey. Join them as they make their final camps on the banks of Botswana’s Boteti River.
Want to know how to contribute to the fight against rhino poaching? Here’s one way: donate used camping gear at the Gauteng Getaway Show.