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Tortoiseshell butterfly.
Butterfly Conservation’s Richard Fox shares his expert advice on how to see these lovely insects this summer. 
Barn Owl
Discover four of the best places to spot a barn owl. 
Cow parsley
You spot a pretty flower on a walk, but how do you find out what it is? Here are the most important features to look for.
Swallowtail screenshot from Patrick Barkham’s Guide to Butterflies.
Conservationists are taking a radically different approach to save British butterfly species.
Your wild challenge: Day-flying moths
Get out this month to hone your day-flying moth spotting skills. You can find even more ways to improve your naturalist skills in the July issue of BBC Wildlife. 
Common dolphins
Discover four common dolphin hotspots. 
Rockpool image
Head to the coast in summer to revel in rockpools – maybe the most fun you can have as a nature-lover.
Water vole.
Discover the four best places to spot the elusive water vole.
Stag beetles on the palm of a hand.
Entomologist Richard ‘Bugman’ Jones describes his passion for the UK’s biggest beetle. 
Dragonfly emerging.
View extraordinary footage of a larva turning into a dragonfly.