Art and Science

Capturing Ecology photo contest highlights threats from changing environments

Capturing Ecology 2022 winners show animals in a changing world.

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A terrestrial hermit crab wears its new shell, a faded yellow plastic bottle cap, in front of a post...
Andreas Eich/British Ecological Society

Every year, the British Ecological Society highlights the intersection of science and art with its Capturing Ecology photo competition.

This year’s winners

showcase animals in their natural habitats, and their often fraught interactions with humans and other species.