"I have what it takes as a hard core Extreme Huntress":
Andrew Darby DNA detective work has tracked down meat on sale in Japan from endangered fin and sei whales.
Rachel Browne A succesful breeding program at Taronga working in tandem with a mobile phone recycling campaign is helping to save the critically endangered western lowland gorilla.
Andrew Darby Releasing balloons en masse into the sky to mark funerals and other ceremonies is killing birds, say scientists who have called for the practice to be banned.
Bridie Smith About a year ago, reptile keepers at Melbourne Zoo first noticed changes to the eye in one of their crested basilisk lizards. Fatty deposits had started to appear, making the eye appear cloudy.
Nicky Phillips Since Danielle Fryday went to Africa in 2007, rhinos number have plummeted. But she has a plan to revive their numbers.
Inga Ting Millions of baby spiders appeared to be raining from the sky in the Southern Tablelands earlier this month, with one astonished local fearing the region had been "invaded by spiders" and another reporting his home was "covered" in the creatures.
Lucy Cormack The western quoll, one of Australia's most endangered species, is finding a fresh start in South Australia.
Documentary filmmaker Dave Riggs unexpectedly found himself within inches of the open mouth of a female great white shark, but has walked away from the encounter with a deeper respect for these "magnificent" creatures.
Emma Kelly While the world awaited the birth of a royal bub on Saturday staff at Mogo Zoo welcomed a new edition to their own furry and feathery family.
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