Alpine ibex In the thrall of the mountain king
Once extinct in Switzerland, the ibex is back. Thousands of the surefooted creatures now live in the Swiss Alps.
Interdisciplinary project Exploring the art and science of Alpine ibex
Via fine art cross-bred with science, a Swiss-American team is sparking interest in Alpine ibex and their habitat.
Animal welfare Where the goose is getting fat – naturally
A programme promoting free-range geese could make roast goose – a popular dish elsewhere in Europe – a more common Christmas meal in Switzerland.
Pro Natura Naming of the shrew as animal of 2016
Swiss conservation organisation Pro Natura has crowned the Eurasian water shrew as its animal of the year. It chose the furry little ...