Our editor revisits her childhood homeland and the growing herds of elephant there, and found there is great debate taking place about their future.
Blog posts: Conservation
Conservation stories and projects that are helping to protect our environment, and what you can do to help.
Beyond the mining debate: we found that Xolobeni, in the Transkei, is rich in natural beauty.
Apart from our rhinos, there are many other endangered animals in South Africa. Read about these and see how you can help in conserving our wildlife heritage.
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.
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.