British Wildlife

Your wild challenge: caterpillars
Get out this month to hone your caterpillar spotting skills. You can find even more ways to improve your naturalist skills in the August issue of BBC Wildlife. 
Song thrush
The decline of the song thrush has made its renowned song all the more welcome in our gardens.
Red admiral on buddleia by Glenn Gregory.
12 BBC Wildlife readers share their best gardening advice. 
Man looking through binoculars.
Go to the UK’s first ever youth conservation conference. 
Shieldbug life-cycle
How do common garden insects reproduce? Ben Hoare explains the difference between complete and incomplete metamorphosis.
Rockpool viewer
Keep the kids busy on the beach this summer by helping them explore the wonderful world of rockpools. All you need is a plastic tub, clingfilm and gaffer tape...
bee-friendly garden illustration
Attract more bees to your garden: 8 top tips
Tortoiseshell butterfly.
Butterfly Conservation’s Richard Fox shares his expert advice on how to see these lovely insects this summer. 
Discover fascinating facts about the adder. 
Barn Owl
Discover four of the best places to spot a barn owl.