marine wildlife

Galapagos sea lions are not shy about where they take a nap!
Discover more about the most inquisitive mammal of the Galápagos Islands, the Galápagos sea lion.
Elegant anemone
BBC Wildlife contributer Matt Doggett explains colourful anemone growth.
Cassiopea jellyfish
Cassiopea jellyfish suffering from lack of sleep don't function well the following day. 
Plastic waste floating in a harbour in the Maldives, Indian Ocean
Plastic debris in the world’s oceans is causing many ecological problems, and now it’s transporting alien species around the globe.
whale shark
Despite being the world’s largest fish species, we know relatively little about the life history of the whale shark including their migration patterns and where they give birth. 
Walruses appeared in the first episode of Blue Planet 2
The opening episode of the new BBC One natural history series attracted more viewers than Strictly Come Dancing and The X Factor. 
BBC Wildlife contributor Matt Doggett discusses this adaptable seaweed species.
Sir David Attenborough
Footage of wildlife in controlled conditions appears in the BBC’s new natural history series.  
A dead immature grey seal
Heartbreak for conservationists as two thirds of pups lost from Welsh island. 
Garden bird feeders could be changing the morphology of British great tits
British great tits may have evolved longer beaks thanks to garden birdfeeders.
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