Research by 2010 Whitley Award winner, Pablo Borboroglu, has shown the flightless Chubut Steamerduck is vulnerable.

Didiher Chacon is working to protect nesting Leatherback turtles in Costa Rica

Whitley Award winners Sergei Bereznuk and Erika Cuellar have been named as winners of the 2012 Rolex Awards for Enterprise.

Hotlin Ompusunggu’s innovative work to conserve the rainforests of Borneo is featured in a new book by Stanley Johnson.

WFN Patron, HRH The Princess Royal’s speech at the 2012 Awards can be viewed here.

Rodrigo Medellin, Josia Razafindramanana, Inza Koné & Joanna Alfaro Shigueto (pictured) interviewed by the BBC

The Winners of the Whitley Awards 2012 received their prizes from WFN Patron, HRH The Princess Royal, on 9th May.