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Spotted flycatcher fledglings in tree illustration by Peter Partington
In June, parent birds encourage reluctant youngsters to leave the safety of the nest, while keen-eyed predators with their own hungry mouths to feed watch the newly fledged with anticipation, writes Dominic Couzens. 
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Extramarital affairs, macho posturing and even murder - Dominic Couzens explores the turbulent private life of the house sparrow. 
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Dominic Couzens shares his top tips for enjoying the dawn chorus this spring. Set your alarm early to hear it in full – and make sure it’s an experience not a tutorial. 
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There’s something about badger watching that heightens the senses. You sit quietly in the fading light, the calm punctuated only by snatches of birdsong, the breeze and bustlings in the undergrowth, willing those stripy black-and-white noses to appear.
David Lindo, The Urban Birder, atop Tower 42
Over the years, you will accumulate great memories of days in the field, so to whet your appetite, here are my top 10 birding moments.  
David Lindo, the Urban Birder
You’re sitting in a hide and overhear other birders talking. The conversation ranges from ‘LRPs’ and ‘roosting Leos’ and you scratch your chin as you try to decipher their code – welcome to the world of birding jargon.  
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Once Britain’s most common bird of prey, the kestrel has suffered an alarming decline in recent years. Charlie Elder finds out if the motorway falcon is on the verge of a crisis.  
The Urban Birder David Lindo shares his birdwatching tips
‘Twitching’ divides opinion more than almost anything else in the wildlife world. Some birders hate being considered a twitcher, while those in the ‘fraternity’ are proud of their pursuit. So what is twitching, and is it something you want to get involved in?
Photo of David Lindo watching birds.
The One Show’s ‘Urban Birder’ explains 'viz migging’, or visible migration watching, and how you can watch it.    
The Urban Birder David Lindo shares his bird watching tips
The One Show’s ‘Urban Birder’ explains how you can get involved with bird surveys and conservation. 
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