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Conservation

Conservation

The miracle of water

Water is life. Without it, the many forms of life on Earth, including humans, would not exist. With World Water Day on 22 March, Wild looks at how our parks and reserves lead the way in protecting our precious water resources.

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World Pangolin Day 2017

The critically endangered pangolin faces many challenges. Due to their incredibly elusive nature, they are poorly studied, and plummeting numbers in Asia mean great danger for Africa’s four native species.

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Be snake savvy this summer

Summer is here and with the gorgeous warm weather we tend to spend more time in the great outdoors. But snakes also prefer the sunnier season as they are dependent on external sources of body heat.

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Ranger diaries: field day

Sitting around a blazing campfire, most of us have envied the rangers who earn a living in the great outdoors. To find out what their jobs are really like, Wild ventured to three very different protected areas.

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Good Dog

With her keen sense of smell, Brin is helping CapeNature save the geometric tortoise from extinction, in the first dog project in South Africa aimed at live target detection.

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