While the UN is celebrating the international year of biodiversity conservation groups in the UK worry that a rising number of isolated populations are in danger of becoming extinct. Biodiversity is in decline in the UK.

Is the Malabar civet extinct? Or is it teetering on the verge of extinction?

Jamaican iguana, a lizard, believed to be extinct for nearly 50 years, has been accidentally rediscovered in the Hellshire Hills of Jamaica. This inspired an intensive efforts to save both the

After the destruction of Europe s conifers, it took millions of years for the regeneration of forests

There is something seriously amiss in the way studies of wildlife have been conducted in Sikkim

Development of a protected area network is necessary to save the plants and animals of Sikkim

The variety of vegetation in Sikkim

Endangered fauna of Sikkim

The east Himalayan tahr or shapi

Decline in the orchid population of Sikkim