How to identify...


How to identify...

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Wildlife identification

Found the tracks and traces of a mystery creature or want to identify a bird call? We know it can be hard to find out what it is you've seen or heard, so we've put some guides together to help you identify some of the things you might come across. Dive in and find out how to identify garden birds, animal prints, poo, and more!


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Species A-Z

Find images, descriptions and fascinating facts about our native wildlife species.

Species A-Z

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Identify birdsong

Learn to identify the calls of a range of common garden birds.

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Otter tracks

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Identify tracks and signs

From otters to deer, learn to identify a range of animal tracks and signs.

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Bat droppings

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Identify poo

Identify the droppings of a range of animal species.

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