Is that a female American Wigeon or a hybrid? American Golden Plover or the rarer Pacific? Some of birding's best-known ID experts provide the answers to these and many more identification conundrums.

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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Pheasant photo ID guide

Andy Stoddart provides in-depth advice on how to separate the familiar Common Pheasant from the rarer Golden and Lady Amherst's Pheasants.


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Sawbill photo ID guide

Andy Stoddart is on hand to offer expert advice on separating Goosander, Red-breasted Merganser, Smew and Hooded Merganser in all plumages.


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Grebe photo ID guide

Andy Stoddart offers expert advice on how to separate Great Crested, Red-necked, Black-necked and Slavonian Grebes in all plumages.


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