How London’s new rail project has created a sanctuary for birds | Birds

London’s new Elizabeth line will allow commuters to start taking high-speed trains under the city this week, on part of a 73-mile route that stretches from Reading in the west to Shenfield in the east. They will not be the first travelers to enjoy the benefits of the new line, however. On Wallasea Island in … Read more

Life at 30: the EU project that has saved species from lynx to flying squirrels | Spain

“It has been a miracle, ”whispers biologist Gabriel Llorens Folgado as he studies a tumble of granite boulders for any signs of movement. The miracle is that Spain’s lynx population has been saved. Today, in the wildflower-coated hills of the Sierra de Andújar in southern Spain, Folgado is looking for Magarza and her four cubs. … Read more

Vet groups unite for project to tackle AMR

Some of the largest vet groups in the UK have joined forces with BEVA on a new project to share information on worming in a bid to tackle anthelmintic resistance. In an attempt to find a solution to the growing problem of resistance to equine worming products, VetPartners, CVS Group and IVC Evidensia are collaborating … Read more

Study project hopes to reduce veterinary suicide rate

A groundbreaking study hopes to find new ways of reducing the high rate of suicide in the veterinary profession by making workplaces safer. Funded by veterinary employers across the UK and The University of Edinburgh Business School, one of the core objectives of the interview study is to look at how limiting access to means … Read more

RCVS Academy project seeks veterinary backing

The RCVS is looking for veterinary professionals to support the development of a new digital learning platform. The college is launching the RCVS Academy to support and develop veterinary teams’ skills and knowledge, and is looking for people to join a new panel to provide feedback about the platform to help deliver on the full … Read more