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Lions see off hyenas - 19/04/99
Herons fly high but cuckoos crash - 09/06/99
Polecats make a stealthy comeback - 23/07/99
Manx corncrakes croak anew - 09/08/99
Last chance for Europe's 'tiger' - 11/11/99
Campaign for Europe's carnivores - 11/11/99
Rescue Plan for Water Vole - 11/11/99
Panto parrot banned for swearing 01/12/99
World Parrot Trust
Wildcat in surrogate birth - 14/12/99
The incredible shrinking iguana - 05/01/00
Appeals court ruling protects wolves in Yellowstone - 14/01/00
Researchers build huge DNA chains - 27/01/00
'Grim future' for Europe's wildlife - 28/01/00
Mixed fortunes for UK birds - 07/02/00
Ivory battle set to reopen - 07/02/00
Malaysia plans crack croc squad - 10/02/00
Bringing wolves back to Sweden - 24/02/00
New mammal found in Andes - 29/02/00
Feathers fly in the (duck) mating game - 01/03/00
Scientists find 'extinct' giant lizards - 19/03/00
Egypt seizes record ivory haul - 29/03/00
Monarchs migrate to Mexico - 31/03/00
Ivory trade: Horns of a dilemma - 04/04/00
Tigers 'could be wiped out in 10 years' - 04/04/00
Dolphin colony could 'starve to death' - 09/04/00
Tigers threatened by tribal hunters - 14/04/00
Ivory trading ban kept to cut elephant poaching - 18/04/00
Red kite chick is first for breeders - 03/05/00
Fires and logging push orang-utans close to extinction - 08/05/00
Endangered birds [Lapwings] fly to London - 14/05/00
Fears over lost eagle that revived breed - 18/05/00
Nepal claims rhino success - 29/05/00
Penguins talk in code to stay in touch - 07/06/00
Gecko's amazing sticky feet - 07/06/00 RealVideo of Geckos' Feet
Anti-locust drive [in Madagascar] 'created havoc' - 27/06/00 "It was a tremendous waste of aid money. A solution was used for a problem that didn't exist."
Evacuation bid to save penguins - 02/07/00
Medieval marsh saved by bird group - 12/07/00 Conservation groups celebrate victory after winning 20-year battle to save wildlife reserve
Woodland butterfly sanctuary honoured - 12/07/00 Largest remaining area of ancient woods in UK to receive top conservation status
Birdlovers buy London marshes - 11/07/00
Zoo-bred water voles given a wild new lease of life - 18/07/00 Conservation workers begin releasing amphibious rodent as part of national programme to avoid extinction
Parasite's web of death - 19/07/00
'Solar-powered' ospreys - 01/08/00
'Death knell' for the British peat industry - 04/08/00
The man who was driven by jaguars - 05/08/00
Eagles will fly again in Ireland - 05/08/00
Fantastic fungus find - 07/08/00
Threatened red grouse - 14/08/00
Beavers brought back to Scotland - 14/08/00
Zimbabwe wildlife 'face disaster' - 18/08/00 it is "inevitable that wildlife populations will be overhunted" if the farms are handed over immediately to black Zimbabweans
'Green' group aims to save red squirrel - 22/08/00
Dolphins Whistle "hello" - 24/08/00
Dolphins talk to each other in whistles - 25/08/00
Brown bears reprieved in French Pyrenees - 27/08/00
Where the albatross wanders - 31/08/00
Australian 'black puma' is filmed prowling in Victoria - 03/09/00
Barn owls are back - 06/09/00
Warmer winters lead to badger boom - 12/09/00
Australian mammal is medical star - 11/09/00 Humans might be able to enter a state of "suspended animation" by studying the echidna
Indian tigers threatened - 17/09/00
Wild salmon 'nearly extinct' on Lewis - 21/09/00
Monkey species 'gone for good' - 26/09/00
Growing threat to rare species - 28/09/00
Endangered species [Asian gaur] cloned - 08/10/00
Gobi camel reserve plan - 12/10/00
India to clone extinct cheetah - 16/10/00
World powers protect polar bears - 16/10/00
Winning wildlife pictures go on show - 26/10/00
Scientists try to topple myth of falling penguins - 02/11/00
Navy probes penguin puzzle - 02/11/00
New-born rhino breaks captivity breeding record - 02/11/00
'Extinct' lions surface in Siberia - 05/11/00
Thais trumpet elephant stars - 07/11/00
Giant game park for Southern Africa - 10/11/00
Smallest primates discovered in Madagascar - 14/11/00
Grizzlies back to the wild - 17/11/00
India 'failing to protect tigers' - 23/11/00
New tune for wooing whales - 30/11/00
Hunt for the mammoth is on - 07/12/00 in the remote forests of northern Thailand
Early sighting of rare whale has researchers optimistic - 08/12/00 Asian elephants 'cling to survival' - 12/12/00
Beavers make comeback in Transylavania - 15/12/00
Walk this way: Why a penguin's waddle is energy-efficient - 20/12/00 Gorillas do well despite war - 27/01/01
Grey squirrels: The enemy within - 03/02/01 It's not 'racist' to prefer red squirrels to greys, says Ian Morton
Grey squirrels: Sweet taste of revenge - 03/02/01 Across the US about 85 million are shot every year. Many end up in the pot
Loch osprey eaten by a crocodile - 05/02/01
Dolphins 'use sonic booms to kill prey' - 08/02/01
Norwegian wolf cull sparks howls of protest - 10/02/01
Idaho fights return of the grizzly - 11/02/01
Insect that survived dinosaurs and rats is found - 14/02/01
The eagle will land, in Ireland - 18/02/01
Jungle manhunt for India's elephant killers - 18/02/01
Owls have 'surround sound' - 12/04/01
Canterbury ready to welcome back friend of Becket - 14/04/01 the chough
China to export live alligators - 17/04/01
Why elephants don't forget - 19/04/01
Beavers stage a comeback after 400 years - 01/05/01
World wildlife warning - 08/05/01
Ospreys nest in England again - 11/05/01
Ratty returns to UK reedbeds - 25/05/01
Satellites track giant whales to secret home - 12/09/01
Meerkat 'nannies' help pups grow - 01/10/01
World's biggest elephant move starts - 04/10/01 from SA to Mozambique
Burundi detains feathered 'spy' - 09/10/01
On the trail of the whale - 11/10/01 The Right Whale is in danger
Javan rhinos a little less rare - 11/10/01
Turtles steer a steady course - 12/10/01
Refuge for red squirrels - 14/10/01 25 "safe havens" in Durham and Northumberland
Safe haven scheme to save red squirrels - 15/10/01
Why birds fly in formation - 18/10/01
Australians on alert for 'invincible' ant - 20/10/01
Grey wolves return to Germany - 06/11/01
Wild wolf cubs are first for 150 years - 02/12/01
New hope for Bengal tigers - 17/12/01
'Mystery' squid delights scientists - 21/12/01
Army save rare Waxcap - 29/12/01 A rare Waxcap toadstool is being preserved in a place where no one will dare pick it - in the middle of an Army firing range
Satellite tracks secret migration of the great white shark - 03/01/02
Parrot's powers of reasoning make him professor's star pupil - 15/02/02
In search of bears - 02/03/02
Poaching wipes out 80 per cent of elephants in some Asian countries - 23/03/02
Uganda culls man-eating crocs - 25/03/02
Spain in 5m campaign to save the Iberian lynx - 27/03/02
Giant octopus puzzles scientists - 28/03/02
Wildlife protection under review - 07/04/02
'Oldest' bird has clocked up five million miles - 18/04/02
Old bird breaks UK record - 18/04/02
Penguins trial plastic tag - 30/04/02
Invaders driving red squirrel and vole to extinction - 08/05/02
Economists model animal survival - 08/05/02
Inner ear offers clue to when whales first swam - 09/05/02
Polar bears on the web - 15/05/02
'Extinct' bird found again in rainforest - 30/05/02
Protests block plan for return of beavers - 10/06/02
Organised crime gangs move into wildlife trade - 17/06/02
Seal swims to rescue of drowning dog - 20/06/02
Spotted: After 70 years - 20/06/02 Lowe's servaline genet was thought to be extinct
Chimps of war back on road to recovery - 08/07/02
Grey invaders threaten Isle of Wight's red squirrels - 10/07/02
Borders come down for Africa's animals - 14/08/02
Birds of prey on the rise - 16/08/02
Lionesses don't prefer blonds - in the mane - 23/08/02
Brazil creates largest rainforest reserve - 23/08/02
In pictures: Brazil's rainforest park - 23/08/02
How elephants 'snorkel' - 31/08/02
Basking sharks tracked by satellites - 10/09/02
Whale sharks prove egg lovers - 11/09/02
Zoo favourite Wendy dies, aged 42 - 12/09/02
Struggle to save the Siberian tiger - 13/09/02
Species face tough fight for survival - 07/10/02
Last of the po'ouli birds - 27/11/02 Scientists are to capture the three last surviving members of the world's rarest bird species in an attempt to persuade them to mate and so avert extinction
Africa's biggest game park opens - 09/12/02
Mammals 'sailed to Madagascar' - 13/02/03
Super squid surfaces in Antarctic - 01/04/03
Grim future for gorillas and chimps - 07/04/03
Boost for Britain's bitterns - 12/05/03
Extinction nears for whales and dolphins - 14/05/03
Wake-up call on extinction wave - 19/05/03
Digital Noah's Ark launched - 20/05/03
Solar power tracks flamingos - 20/05/03
Bernard awaits turtle reunion - 20/05/03 A Jersey man is being reunited with a giant turtle he found washed ashore in the island more than 50 years ago
Burma rediscovers vanished bird - 03/06/03
Seven new species found in Bolivia - 24/06/03
Weird ocean life surprises - 24/06/03
Campaign seeks forest canopy's secrets - 11/07/03
Great white shark 'seen by girl off Devon' - 02/08/03
New species uncovered in Venezuela - 30/08/03
On the wild boar trail - 14/10/03
Search launched for Ice Age fish - 23/10/03
Ocean census discovers new fish - 23/10/03 More than 600 new species of fish have been discovered by a major ocean census and thousands more may be lurking undetected
Dog doubts over Tasmanian tiger - 04/11/03
Croc on the loose in Hong Kong - 04/11/03
Celebration as rare bird thrives - 10/11/03 The population of cirl buntings has increased six-fold over the past 14 years, from 118 pairs to nearly 700
Croc hunter heads for Hong Kong - 11/11/03
Frog croaks reveal regional bias - 14/11/03
Albatrosses to benefit from pact - 17/11/03
Oblivion threat to 12,000 species - 18/11/03
Whale species is new to science - 19/11/03
Scientists pinpoint dodo's demise - 20/11/03
Red sea urchin 'almost immortal' - 24/11/03
English wild plant variety wanes - 01/12/03
Australia life-line for Barrier Reef - 03/12/03
Rabies ravages rare wolves - 27/11/03
African elephant numbers puzzle - 04/12/03
Whale nursery discovered in Chile - 11/12/03
Bengal tigers to be counted - 14/01/04
Mountain gorillas escape poachers - 18/01/04
Place your bets on the big birds - 22/01/04 The Ladbrokes.com Big Bird Race invites punters to bet on a group of albatrosses on a 6,000-mile flight
Refuge offers red squirrels hope - 03/02/04
Rattlesnakes' rich social lives - 11/02/04
Camera infiltrates animal world - 11/02/04
In pictures: Ukraine's rescue zoo - 19/02/04
Pacific turtles 'gone in decade' - 26/02/04
Bangladesh launches tiger census - 26/02/04
Satellite tags to save dolphins - 02/03/04
Penguin-cam snaps amazing images - 24/03/04
Collared doves' relentless march - 25/03/04
Red squirrels face extinction - 07/04/04
Claws reveal wolf survival threat - 08/04/04
Nasa helps its feathered friends - 14/04/04
South West 'is big cat hotspot' - 20/04/04
'Biggest birds' hatch UK comeback - 25/04/04 The British Great Bustard Group is flying to the Saratov region of Russia to find 40 chicks to bring back
Grebes
Pink-footed Shearwater
Swedish moose steals bicycle - 24/05/04
Hippo's 'magic' sweat explained - 26/05/04
Ducks 'quack in regional accents' - 04/06/04
China finds more wild pandas - 10/06/04
Plant DNA bank opens in Brazil - 10/06/04
Indian wolves are world's oldest - 17/06/04
Black rhinos 'on recovery path' - 24/06/04
Squirrels emit 'silent scream' - 28/07/04
Bat bounty found in Isle of Wight - 05/08/04
New ocean species uncovered - 06/08/04
Red head day honours monkey birth - 08/08/04
Mystery of Wales turtle 'solved' - 23/08/04
Siberian cubs get radio collars - 29/08/04
Owls set beetle trap with dung - 01/08/04
'Cheetah-friendly' beef on sale - 06/09/04
Stealthy doom floats up on mink - 08/09/04
Researcher tracks elusive mammal - 22/09/04
'New' giant ape found in DR Congo - 10/10/04
Making wildlife films sexy - 14/10/04
'Extinct' pine marten in comeback - 26/10/04
Icelandic birds rely on perfect timing - 03/11/04
The tree-climbing rhino protectors - 05/11/04
Satellites track albatross flight - 10/11/04
Milestone for 'land of the lemur' - 11/11/04
Cloud rat arrives at London Zoo - 11/11/04
Science counts species on brink - 17/11/04
Science taps into ocean secrets - 22/11/04 3,000 new marine species have been discovered in the past year
Pigeons 'sense magnetic field' - 24/11/04
How lizards walk on water - 24/11/04
Snakes bite back at poison toads - 08/12/04
Blue robin in rare festive visit - 13/12/04
Sharks respond to magnetic lines - 15/12/04
Scientists find new Indian monkey - 16/12/04
Baby turtle gives species hope - 16/12/04
Plan to control deer population - 30/01/04
Odd couple make friends in Kenya - 06/01/05
Tracking reveals albatross habits - 14/01/05
Whale and hippo 'close cousins' - 24/01/05
Fishing for a solution - 09/03/05 Prince Charles is fighting to save the albatross
'Big cat' attacks man in garden - 22/03/05
India in effort to save vultures - 22/03/05
Tanzanians helping save turtles - 22/03/05
Elephants learn by sound mimicry - 23/03/05
Dalai Lama campaigns for wildlife - 06/04/05
First it was magpies, now shooters are offered 500 to wipe out grey squirrels - 10/04/05
In pictures: Wild Britain by rail - 19/04/05
Trap-building ants torture prey - 23/04/05
MacArthur gives albatross support - 27/04/05
'Extinct' woodpecker found alive - 28/04/05
Borneo a 'hotbed' of new species - 29/04/05
What we don't know about the world - 11/05/05
Water vole slide 'can be halted' - 18/05/05
New African monkey discovered - 19/05/05
Tsunami a boon for endangered turtles - 19/05/05
Russia to resume Vostok drilling - 25/05/05
Algarve United and the Iberian lynx - 26/05/05
Hunting Tasmania's extinct 'tiger' - 29/05/05
Seismic sensors count elephants - 18/06/05
New dolphin species in Australia - 05/07/05
Basking sharks 'canny hunters' - 21/07/05
Giant shark saved from net trap - 22/07/05
Bears may be back in Swiss Alps - 27/07/05
Penguins defy US box office slump - 29/07/05
New lemurs found in Madagascar - 09/08/05
Penguin secrets captivate US viewers - 19/08/05
'Cull mink before they wipe out bird colonies' - 23/08/05
'Lost bird's' distinctive knocks - 25/08/05
Kenya elephants pack their trunks - 25/08/05
Asiatic cheetahs caught on camera - 31/08/05
Tame elephants curb wild cousins - 31/08/05
Tracking the maneless lions of Tsavo - 19/09/05
Wild gorillas seen to use tools - 30/09/05
New frog centre for London Zoo - 02/10/05
Peregrine swoops to photo prize - 19/10/05
First wild beavers for 500 years - 27/10/05
175th birthday bash for tortoise - 15/11/05
'New mammal' seen in Borneo woods - 06/12/05
Extinction alert for 800 species - 12/12/05
Scientists find 'mass dodo grave' - 23/12/05
Zimbabwe crisis hits game parks - 27/12/05
Rwanda honours gorilla campaigner - 28/12/05
Elephant tail reveals diet clues - 03/01/06
Insight into mystery of antlers - 12/01/06
Grey squirrels face massive cull - 22/01/06
Eagles killed by wind farm blades - 28/01/06
Trapped dolphin freed from marina - 30/01/06
New species found in Papua 'Eden' - 07/02/06
Daredevil bears find their food - 02/03/06
New rodent is 'living fossil' - 09/03/06
Doubts over 'extinct' woodpecker - 17/03/06
Pacific isles get wildlife drive - 29/03/06
New pictures of 'living fossil' - 06/04/06 the Laotian rock rat
China builds rare-dolphin reserve - 09/04/06
African fish leaps for land bugs - 12/04/06
Captive audience for zoo's baby - 16/04/06 five-week old Coco is the fifth success for Paignton Zoo's tapir breeding programme
Sounds of rarest wildlife on CD - 18/04/06
Crane opens up forest canopy - 27/04/06
Dolphins 'have their own names' - 08/05/06
Tiny tags trace dragonfly paths - 10/05/06
New genus of African monkey found - 11/05/06
'Extinct' frog comes back to life - 19/05/06
Bird of prey back from the brink - 19/05/06
Scientists reveal how frogs grip - 31/05/06
Unknown creatures found in cave - 01/06/06
Rare giraffe-like animal spotted - 09/06/06
New mountain species discovered - 12/06/06
'Fossil' rock rat pictured alive - 15/06/06
Dodo skeleton find in Mauritius - 24/06/06
'Extinct' quail sighted in India - 28/06/06
Meerkat pups go to eating school - 13/07/06
Zoo's hot on keeping animals cool - 19/07/06
Rare Middle East bald ibis tagged - 24/07/06
Museum celebrates nature's worst - 28/07/06
Brazil to take Penguins back home - 31/07/06
'Accent' confirms unique species - 15/08/06
Successful summer for large blue - 28/09/06
Elephants' jumbo mirror ability - 31/10/06
Prince: 'Duty to save albatross' - 07/11/06
BBC to make meerkat feature film - 01/11/06
Protection for 'weirdest' species - 16/01/07
Island leopard deemed new species - 15/03/07
In Pictures: Counting Namibia's cheetahs - 19/03/07
Toad found deep down in Loch Ness - 03/05/07
Scientists compile 'book of life' - 09/05/07
Walrus Watch: Migration map - 11/05/07
Godwits' epic journey tracked - 14/05/07
Rare giant turtle found in Mekong - 17/05/07
Irish eagle chick is first in century - 30/05/07
African deal cut on ivory trade - 14/06/07
Endangered bird 'makes comeback' - 16/07/07
Orangutans use 'charades' to talk - 02/08/07
Lost forest reveals new species - 08/08/07
Mysterious mammal caught on film - 10/12/07
Not one but 'six giraffe species' - 21/12/07
David Attenborough: a wild life - 05/01/08
'Last wave' for wild golden frog - 02/02/08
Secret lives of badgers revealed - 14/02/08
Highland Diary: Remote munro - 23/04/08 On the trail of the Highlands' secretive otters
Treasury chief on 'wombat leave' - 27/06/08
New rainforest species revealed - 30/07/08
World's smallest snake discovered - 03/08/08
Animal battle video becomes hit - 09/08/07 not for the squeamish
Zoo staff make a fuss over fossa - 20/08/07
Godwit makes huge Pacific flight - 11/09/07
Bittern boom in East Anglian Fens - 20/09/07
Zoo unveils its history in pictures - 01/10/07
Clever crows are caught on camera - 04/10/07
Chimps beat humans in memory test - 03/12/07
'Bizarre' new mammal discovered - 01/02/08
'New type of bird' found in Nepal - 05/02/08
NZ dolphin rescues beached whales - 12/03/08
The look that says 'I've just eaten all your chickens': The fox who was too fat to flee the coop - 27/03/08
Huge boost for lowland gorillas - 06/08/08
Wild dolphins tail-walk on water - 19/08/08
Heron catches rabbit: Dramatic photos - 29/09/08
Ray of hope for the red squirrel - 15/10/08
Guard dogs save Namibian cheetahs - 31/12/08
In pictures: Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 30/10/08
Rare cheetah captured on camera - 24/02/09
Diary: New Guinea's secret species - 24/02/09
Uncovered: 350-year-old picture of dodo before it was extinct - 22/06/09
Lion prides form to win turf wars - 29/06/09
Ant mega-colony takes over world - 01/07/09
Spider builds life-sized decoys - 06/07/09
Aquatic deer and ancient whales - 07/07/09
Fanged frog, 162 other new species found in Mekong - 25/09/09
Epic cheetah hunt filmed in HD - 12/10/09
Amazing mating display of spatule hummingbird filmed - 03/11/09
Puffins' winter odyssey revealed - 12/01/10
New British moth found in Hembury Woods is world first - 28/04/10
Close encounter with a bizarre venomous beast - 02/06/10
Dolphins 'walk' on water - 23/10/10
Giant snakes, fish among spectacular species found in Amazon - 26/10/10
Caiman attacks wildlife presenter filming in Argentina - 11/11/10
New species of lemur discovered in Madagascar - 13/12/10
Koala surprises canoeists by hitching ride in Australia - 28/08/12
Animal pictures of the week: 31 August 2012
Cheetah's speed secrets are revealed - 08/09/12
New monkey identified in Africa - 13/09/12
Close encounters with polar bears in the frozen Alaskan wilderness - 24/01/13
Elephants 'understand human gesture' - 10/10/13
Male elephants are not the loners we once thought - 01/11/14
Should we reintroduce the lynx? - 08/01/15








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