British Wildlife

Hummingbird hawkmoth by Chris Shields
Get out this summer to hone your pollinator spotting skills with this BBC Wildlife poster. 
Brown rat (captive)
When all you’ve seen is a flash of brown fur, it can be hard to know whether it was ‘Ratty’ or the rat. Though the two species tend to live in different habitats, there are areas where they overlap, potentially leading to cases of mistaken identity. So how do you tell them apart? 
Common tern
Discover 6 fascinating facts about the BTO July Bird of the Month.
Kingfisher
Visit one of these locations for the chance to see a kingfisher. 
Nature blogger Ciara Stafford is on a mission to reduce her use of plastic. 
Common frog
Have you seen a frog or a toad? Pat Morris explains how you can tell them apart. 
Wildflower meadow, UK
Visit a UK meadow this summer to enjoy beautiful wildflowers.  
Nightjar in flight at night
Discover 6 fascinating facts about the BTO June Bird of the Month.
Tawny owl at South Norwood Country Park, London
Nature blogger Will Harper-Penrose enjoys a wildlife-packed day at his local reserve and encounters his spirit animal. 
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