A range of authoritative information and comment from some of birding's best known experts on identification, conservation, wildlife photography, garden birding, taxonomy and more. Brush up your birding skills, read fascinating species profiles or plan your next birding trip. You can also read our Review of the Week and find out who won Photo of the Week.

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Trouble in paradise

Alex Bond, Senior Curator of Birds at the Natural History Museum at Tring, looks at the effects plastic pollution is having on seabirds...


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Little Gull photo ID guide

Josh Jones provides tips on how to recognise a birders' favourite – Little Gull – and separate it from the familiar Black-headed and much...


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Review of the Week: 3-9 April

Inland patch-workers were treated to an influx of Little Gulls, as well as good numbers of popular migrants such as Ring Ouzel. Josh Jones...


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