The robin is a particular favourite among bird lovers; everyone enjoys the attentions of this familiar redbreast in the garden during the winter. But despite receiving human help, many perish
To the casual observer, the dunnock or 'hedge sparrow' is just a small brown bird. In fact, all too often it's overlooked. But the dunnock has one of the oddest mating behaviours found in any bird.
The complete guide to British birds continues with a look at the different species of swans and geese that either live in Britain permanently or spend a part of the year here.
Iceland is a preferred destination for tourists to watch and study birds closely. A large variety of spectacular birds use the coastal line and cliffs of this island for breeding and as a stop over.
Bullfinches are one of the prettiest birds you'll ever encounter. But in the eyes of certain people, they are nothing more than a pest, greedily gobbling down buds from precious fruit trees.
The complete guide to British birds continues with a look at the various species of diving ducks that inhabit the British Isles. Diving ducks primarily feed by diving beneath the surface, as opposed to the dabbling...
Holiday review of wildlife parks and nature reserves near Bordeaux in southern France, including the Ornithological Park open to the public to observe birds, including storks, in their natural habitat
Grasshopper Warbler is another in the series of European birds. Lifestyle, breeding, images/description. Nest and eggs. this elusive and secretive bird of the undergrowth is in decline in the UK, and
Blue and great tits are delightful to watch as they peck away at food in the most awkward of positions, survive in spite of intense competition for nest sites, starvation in winter and predators...
Red Kites are native to Great Britain but it wasn't that long ago this beautiful bird of prey nearly became extinct. Thanks to conservation in Wales and breeding in England, we can now see these majestic birds soaring...