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An introduction to garden mothing in 2020

With temperatures on the rise, Steve Whitehouse returns with his popular series dedicated to moths. Here, he provides details on what's needed to get set up and start catching moths in your garden during the lockdown period, as well as outlines significant sightings from the...


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Rare herons photo ID guide

Andy Stoddart provides expert advice on how to recognise four classic spring overshoots – Little Bittern and Squacco, Black-crowned Night...


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Watching gulls in East London

Love them or loathe them, gulls provide year-round entertainment – particularly in bird-starved urban areas. Dante Shepherd and Josh Jones...


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