The wild side of Switzerland

In this monthly series we introduce you to some of Switzerland’s most iconic species.

Iconic Swiss species

What’s next? More to come...

This series is new, and the ibex is just the first of 12 species. Each month we’ll bring you another icon of the Swiss wilderness.

Biodiversity in Switzerland

Planting the seed of biodiversity

They're not just beautiful. Botanical gardens also have an important role to play in nature, as this series of photos shows.

ProSpecieRara Switzerland’s endangered species on show

Rare Swiss breeds are being saved from extinction by the ProSpecieRara foundation. Traditional breeds are often more robust and cheaper to maintain.