British Wildlife

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. 
Little owl
Discover fascinating facts about this small non-native species. 
Stoat
These little brown mustelids are both fast and ferocious, with sinuous bodies and short legs. So how do you tell them apart?
Bittern in reeds
Reserve warden Paul Green explains why you should visit RSPB Minsmere, Suffolk, this summer. 
Atlantic puffin
Visit one of these puffin hotspots in the British Isles for a wildlife encounter to remember. 
Viper's bugloss
Attract pollinators to your wildlife garden with these plants. 
Whitethroat
Discover 6 fascinating facts about this migratory warbler.
Nightingale
The nightingale has always had a reputation as being one of the best songsters on Earth. Here's where to hear its lovely, mellifluous tune.
Kestrel caught on a trail camera
Wildlife blogger David tests out his trail camera in a West Sussex park and captures a fantastic photo. 
Adder basking in the sun
BBC Wildlife features editor Ben Hoare answers your wild question. 
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