Convención sobre la conservación de las especies migratorias de animales silvestres
CSIRO researchers use world-first genetic analysis to estimate population, but believe numbers could be as high as 12,800
The Australian government has announced a A$60m (£34m; $48m) plan to help improve the health of the Great Barrier Reef.
In the northern Great Barrier Reef, juvenile green sea turtles are 99 per cent female.
Almost the entire green turtle population in parts of the northern Great Barrier Reef is now female, and scientists are concerned about their future.
‘Complete feminisation’ of northern population is possible in near future, researchers find
A conservation measure to close a shark-finning loophole was defeated in Manila at the annual meeting of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), the international body that ma
Researchers from The University of Western Australia have captured a rare sexual display: evidence of male humpback dolphins presenting females with large marine sponges in an apparent effort to ma
A mariner who has spent years travelling "hundreds of thousands of nautical miles" to measure the impact of plastic waste in the ocean has estimated that a "raft" of plastic debris spanning more th
Their nostrils can be wide enough for a person to stick their head in, so their sneezes should be truly spectacular.
Presence of manmade chemicals in most remote place on planet shows nowhere is safe from human impact, say scientists.