September 2014



Wildlife Photographer of the Year preview

Exclusive collection of stunning images from the event’s 50th year


Wildlife photography guide

How to take great pictures


Looking for red squirrels

Discover why the Lake District is perfect for a weekend nature trip



An ancient amphibian that can save an ecosystem


Five billion to extinction

Why Martha, the last passenger pigeon, is a warning from history


Natural innovation

How scientists seek inspiration from nature



Rare newts in danger A rehoming failure for great crested newts

Plan to save river dolphin Brazil fishing ban could stop their use as bait

Mass strandings What drives cetaceans onto British shores and how can we find a solution?


Be an expert

Understand ballistic seed dispersal


Discover beachcombing

Explore one of the most dynamic habitats


Seven wild spectacles 

September highlights: pygmy shrews, whimbrels and rutting fallow deer


Wild berry ID guide 

It’s been a bumper year for berries so try to find all 12!


Tales From the Bush

Photographing vultures in Asia’s canyons


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