All posts by Danni Willis

More than 400 Pilot Whales found beached in New Zealand

More than 400 Pilot Whales found beached in New Zealand

Volunteers raced to the scene after more than 400 Pilot Whales were discovered beached at Farewell Spit, situated on New Zealand’s South Island on Friday 10th February. The whale stranding is reportedly one of the worst cases New Zealand has…
Fears for endangered wildlife after New Zealand earthquake

Fears for endangered wildlife after New Zealand earthquake

The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that shook New Zealand On Monday is thought to have caused significant damage to wildlife after colonies and breeding grounds were destroyed by landslides and aftershocks. An undersea canyon approximately 800 metres off the coast of…
Indigenous rights are vital to protecting forests

Indigenous rights are vital to protecting forests

A new study has revealed that the planet’s indigenous communities need to be given a bigger role in helping to solve the ongoing climate change crisis. Research carried out by the Rights and Resources Initiative, Woods Hole Research Centre and…
BU introduces Residential Assistants to halls

BU introduces Residential Assistants to halls

With the start of a whole new semester and a new academic year, 2016 sure has begun on a high. But this year Bournemouth University have employed Residential Assistants to help organise events in halls and Unilet. A team of…