June 2015 Archive

How to spot Britain's elusive reptiles

How to spot Britain's elusive reptiles

Although many people would be hard-pressed to name them all, Britain is home to almost a dozen species of reptile. However, of these, only around half – specifically, three types of snake and three...

A guide to spotting herons

A guide to spotting herons

Herons are long-legged freshwater and coastal birds that can typically be found in wetlands.

They are in the Ardeidae family and 64 different species are known to exist - although some are called e...