Mammals

Beavers were recently introduced to Cornwall
With the beaver release in Cornwall, it’s easy to believe that the species is back in Britain for good, but much needs to be done to secure its future, says Derek Gow.
A polar bear in Svalbard, Norway
BBC Wildlife contributor Michael Engelhard answers your wild question.
Polar bears fighting over a carcass in Svalbard, Norway
Claims that polar bears are thriving or will adapt to climate change are unfounded, says Andrew Derocher.
A young orangutan in Gunung Leuser National Park, Sumatra (Indonesia)
BBC Wildlife contributor Stuart Blackman answers your wild question. 
A hawksbill turtle in the Caribbean
Planet Earth II revealed the perils faced by baby turtles in Barbados, but these are offset by the vigilance of local people, says Carla Daniel.
A Eurasian otter eating an eel in Northumberland
An item on on BBC One's Countryfile in early 2017 suggested there is growing pressure from anglers to cull otters, but Dr Daniel Allen of the UK Wild Otter Trust disagrees.
Meet the adorable members of the otter family from around the world.
Giraffes walking through the savannah in the Masai Mara
We've teamed up with the Giraffe Conservation Foundation to bring you fascinating facts about this iconic African mammal. 
Discover amazing facts about this unusual looking mammal. 
Discover fascinating facts about chimpanzees.
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