British Wildlife

Common toad, Bufo bufo, adult in grass meadow, Yorkshire, UK.
Expert Jules Howard answers your wild question
Avocet in Brownsea Island's lagoon
Dorset is a county rich in biological diversity and natural habitats. Here we share some of our favourite places to see wildlife there, including little terns and red squirrels.
Waxwing
Mike Toms answers your wild question about these photogenic birds.
Botanist Phil Gates answers your wild question and discusses how trees can prevent their sap from freezing. 
Volunteer at Dundreggan Conservation Estate, Loch Ness.
See more wildlife, learn some new skills and help protect species and threatened habitats with these great opportunities. 
Goldcrest
With temperatures falling towards freezing, winter nights poses a risk to small birds and they must find ways to survive this cold season.
Mistletoe
Discover fascinating facts about this iconic festive plant. 
Brent goose eating eelgrass
Discover fascinating facts about this amazing plant. 
Discover fascinating facts about this often overlooked insect.
This elusive carnivore can be tricky to encounter - but our experts' essential tips should help.
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