British Wildlife

Small tortoiseshell
Many British butterflies are still on the wing in September and October - here are six common species to look out for. 
Grey seals playing.
Discover four of the best places to see a grey seal. 
Fox cub
Find out what behaviour you can expect to see and hear from your local foxes each month.
Mother Shipton moth
BBC Wildlife writer Henry Gee investigates an enduring wildlife mystery.
Golden eagle
Discover four of the best places to spot a golden eagle. 
Red squirrel sign
From red squirrels and red deer to otters and ospreys, the Lake District is perfect for a weekend nature safari. Here is our pick of the best places to go.
Collared dove
Discover 8 fascinating facts about the BTO September Garden Bird of the Month. 
Your wild challenge: wild berries
Get out this month to hone your wild berry spotting skills. You can find even more ways to improve your naturalist skills in the September issue of BBC Wildlife. 
How to make a print cast
Making casts of animal prints is fun for children and an interesting way to collect evidence of the wildlife visiting your patch.