A quest for gold – the rediscovery of De Winton’s Golden Mole

A quest for gold – the rediscovery of De Winton’s Golden Mole

On 29 November 2023, the Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) and Re:wild announced the re-discovery of De Winton’s Golden Mole (Cryptochloris wintoni), and the story was received with great excitement all over the world as it steadily became one of the biggest conservation stories for 2023.