Success for some little tern populations, but other colonies have struggled.
BBC Wildlife contributor Mike Toms explains bird conservation categories in the UK. 
Grey seal
Jon Dunn discovers why seals expel air when they are about to go underwater.
Gannet chick in nest which incorporates plastic
Study finds that almost three-quarters of examined species had ingested plastic.
Female cuckoos can imitate the call of a sparrowhawk
New study from University of Cambridge shows extra complexity to cuckoldry. 
Black-tailed godwits
UK’s first hand-reared black-tailed godwits begin their journey to Africa.
House sparrow
BBC Wildlife contributor Mike Toms answers your wild question.
A wake of vultures around a carcass
Discover fascinating facts about this group of ecologically important birds.
The Madagascar pochard is one of the world's rarest ducks
First floating aviary could help conserve the Madagascar pochard. 
Long-eared owl
BBC Wildlife contributor Mike Toms answers your wild question.
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