Europe

Nordsee: Toter Schwertwal am Strand von Sylt gefunden

Seltener Fund an der Küste der Nordseeinsel Sylt: Am Strand wurde ein toter Orca geborgen, ein Schwertwal.

08 February 2016

The curlew’s call haunts sands and hills

St Dogmael’s, Pembrokeshire I could hear the haunting call of a curlew – faintly, distantly, yet it still had a power to arrest and hold my attention.

06 February 2016

RSPB plans ‘bat-friendly’ wind turbines at Bedfordshire HQ

The charity, known for its opposition to turbines, claims to have commissioned a model that will not threaten l
06 February 2016

Body of whale that died on Norfolk beach to be tested

Investigators will take samples from sperm whale in attempt to explain spate of strandings off east coast of UK

05 February 2016

Failure to ban toxic ammunition putting bird lives at risk

Birds in Europe will continue to be put at risk from lead poisoning, as the European Commission today announces it will continue allowing the chemical's use in ammunition.

04 February 2016

Whale washes up and dies on Norfolk beach in sixth UK stranding in weeks

Experts say the huge mammal stranded on Hunstanton beach died, despite the tide refloating it

04 February 2016

Nordsee: Briten wollen gestrandeten Pottwal retten

Es werden immer mehr: Auch an der britischen Küste ist erneut ein Wal gestrandet - noch lebt das Tier.

04 February 2016

Missing Scottish osprey found 3,000 miles away in Senegal

Tagged male bird from nature reserve near Forfar spotted on a beach in west Africa after 18 months

04 February 2016

Schleswig-Holstein: Helfer starten Bergung der Pottwale aus dem Watt

Vor der Küste Dithmarschens hat der Abtransport verendeter Wale begonnen. Bagger schleppen die acht gestrandeten Meeressäuger vom Watt.

03 February 2016

Gefährliche Pilzerkrankung: Mangelnde Anpassung sorgt für Fledermaus-Massensterben

Ein eigentümlicher Pilz rafft in Nordamerika Millionen Fledermäuse dahin. In Europa überleben die Tiere das gefürchtete Weißnasen-Syndrom dagegen. Warum? Forscher haben nun eine Antwort.

01 February 2016