British Wildlife

Hedgerows across the country are about to burst into life - here are 12 species to spot that herald the arrival of spring.
Hedgehog conservationist Henry Johnson tells you everything you need to know about the spring emergence of our prickliest mammal.
Flowering currant
Know your speedwell from your scurvy-grass? Our guide will help you to identify the first of our spring wildflowers.
red grouse
Discover some of the fascinating wildlife that shares our cities, from red grouse in Bradford to fen raft spiders in Swansea.
Great tit
Here are 5 ways you can make the most of offering homes to your garden birds.
FREE signs of spring ID guide
Use this free guide and see how many signs of spring you can spot. You can find even more ways to improve your naturalist skills in the March issue of BBC Wildlife. 
Nesting bundle
Encourage birds to set up home in your garden by providing simple building materials.
Wear gloves to clean a nestbox.
Keep your avian hotels in tip-top condition.
Nestbox by Michelle B
Follow our advice to ensure you choose the safest nesting site for your garden birds. 
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