Birds

Male southern masked weaver building a nest.
BBC Wildlife section editor Sarah McPherson answers your wild question. 
Black-headed gull
Discover 6 fascinating facts about these attractive gulls.
Vampire bat
Aside from mosquitoes, which creatures feed on blood?
Goshawk
Discover more about this large woodland bird of prey. 
Hoatzin or ‘stink bird’
BBC Wildlife contributor James Parry answers your wild question. 
Cock-of-the-rock
Planning your next wildlife adventure? Here are some fantastic places to visit to see brilliant birdlife. 
Striated caracara, Falkland Islands
Photographer Anthony Smith has captured unique footage of this cheeky bird of prey. 
Osprey fishing
Plummet, dive, snatch... ospreys are master fishermen, but why exactly are they so darn good at it?
Carrion crow
The latest research reveals that clever corvids not only fashion tools to source food but tidy them away afterwards.  
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