23/01/2017 in RZSS
Members of the public are being asked to give their backing to beavers in the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards. The Eurasian beaver is one of four species shortlisted in the ‘Wildlife Success Story’ category following its successful reintroduction to Scotland.
14/01/2017 in Conservation
A busy year ahead for RZSS conservation programmes
30/12/2016 in Conservation
There has been good news for the devil rays recently, as delegates from all over the world agree to protect all 9 species under Appendix II of the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES).
17/12/2016 in Conservation
RZSS Conservation Programmes Manager, Ben Harrower, gives and insight into his first three months working at RZSS.
12/12/2016 in Conservation
Recently RZSS WildGenes welcomed a ZDF film crew into the laboratory as part of a documentary about the illegal trade in reptile skins from South East Asia.
28/11/2016 in Conservation
Whilst our colleagues and partners within Scottish Wildcat Action have been working across Scotland conducting feral cat neutering programmes, wildcat population monitoring surveys, educational outreach and field research, we at RZSS have been continuing to develop the Scottish wildcat conservation breeding for release project.