Tagged: Animal

Avoiding Competition: An Animal’s Guide

Whilst competition between animals can occur, whether between individuals of the same species or different, where possible competition is avoided. This is due to the energy expenditure and often risk of death associated...

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WHAT CAN WE LEARN FROM PANDA CONSERVATION SUCCESS?

Recently the status of the giant panda has been downgraded from endangered to vulnerable, now that over 2,060 individuals are thought to be currently living in the wild. At their lowest numbers of 1,114, the future...

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Animated Animosity

As humans we can pretty much convince ourselves of seeing anything and often think we see animals smiling or looking puzzled. We generally feel that koalas look happy and cosy but hyenas look...

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Bats bounce back

Common pipistrelle bats in Scotland have significantly increased in number since 2009, according to new research. The findings were revealed in a report from Scottish Natural Heritage and the Bat Conservation Trust. The...

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