British Wildlife

Traveller's joy
Here are 12 species to look out for in a winter woodland. 
Mountain hare
Discover the best places to see high-altitude species in Britain’s snowiest parks and plateaus. 
Grey seals playing.
Discover four of the best places to see a grey seal. 
In the bleak mid-winter, foxes are busy mating! Here's how to interpret breeding season behaviour.
One of the few cities in the UK where you can see the dipper, Sheffield is also home to hedgehogs, badgers, foxes and a healthy population of urban deer.
How to make a pine cone birdfeeder
Encourage hungry birds into your garden with this simple feeding station.
Ring-necked parakeet
Our 60-second Q&A with PhD student Hazel Jackson reveals the essential facts about one of the UK's most colourful invaders.
Redshank by David Corner
From swifts in the city centre to orchids in the surrounding hills, there's a host of wildlife to see in and around Belfast.
Discover what a 42 year study by ornithologist Tim Birkhead and his students has revealed about Skomer’s guillemots. 
Tree sparrow
Discover 8 fascinating facts about the BTO January Garden Bird of the Month.
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