Category: Biodiversity
Freshwater Fungi
Freshwater Fungi

Celebrated annually on February 2nd, World Wetlands Day aims to raise global awareness about the importance of healthy freshwater systems…

Saving Succulents
Saving Succulents

There’s no doubt that succulents make excellent additions to your home. They brighten up any room and are usually pretty…

Weird and Wonderful
Weird and Wonderful

Ever heard of the long-eared Gymnure (a relative of hedgehogs) which is thought to resemble some of the earliest mammals?…

Winter Herping
Winter Herping

At the Global Center for Species Survival, we spend a lot of time at our desks working with conservationists from…

World Wetlands Day
World Wetlands Day

“It’s Time for Wetlands Restoration!” – that is the theme of World Wetlands Day 2023, celebrated today, February 2, 2023….

Exotic Pets
Exotic Pets

Axolotl Popularity “That looks like an axolotl!” “¡Un ajolote!” “These are the guys that can be pink and blue, right?”…

Socotra Archipelago
Socotra Archipelago

Saving freshwater ecosystems on the island of Socotra  Around 150 miles east of the Horn of Africa and 300 miles…

World Ocean Day
World Ocean Day

Human lives depend on our shared ocean, and we aren’t alone. Earth’s entire biosphere is sustained by the sea –…

Global Reptile Assessment
Global Reptile Assessment

It’s no secret that globally, many species of animals, fungi and plants aren’t doing well. Due to a range of…

Biodiversity in Bloom
Biodiversity in Bloom

Travel with us to the tropics. Some spectacular orchids are currently blooming inside the Hilbert Conservatory. The building may be…