14/02/2017 in Conservation
Just when you are about to give up, four giant armadillos come along at once!
11/02/2017 in Conservation
An update from RZSS WildGenes on the scimitar-horned oryx reintroductions in Chad
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).
28/12/2016 in Conservation
The Waibira chimpanzee community is the second to be habituated in the Budongo Forest Reserve, after the Sonso community. The group is currently undergoing a habituation process in order to allow research to be conducted by teams from the Budongo Conservation Field Station.
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.