British Wildlife

Badger
Badgers mate in spring, then delay producing cubs for months. But why?
Teal
Discover 6 fascinating facts about the BTO February Bird of the Month.
Pied wagtail
Why winter brings these little black-and-white beauties to town.
Bar-tailed godwit
Discover how waders use their unique bills and special sensors to detect tasty treats. 
Common rough woodlice
Discover 6 fascinating facts about the Buglife January Invertebrate of the Month. 
Waxwing
Discover 6 fascinating facts about the BTO January Bird of the Month.
Wild boar
How wild boar populated Britain and how we can share UK woodland with them. 
Greater horseshoe bat
When temperatures plummet the UK’s bats adopt a range of survival strategies. 
Common toad
Protect the sleepy frogs, toads and newts hidden away in your garden this winter.
Black-headed gull
Discover 6 fascinating facts about the BTO December Garden Bird of the Month.
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