How to identify

How to identify

Emma Bradshaw

Wildlife identification

Familiarising yourself with the wildlife in your backyard, or found the tracks and traces of a mystery creature? We know it can be hard to find out what it is you've seen, 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!

Garden birds

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©Dave Kilbey

Garden butterflies

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©Jon Hawkins

Birds of prey

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Les Binns

Animal tracks

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© Philip Precey

Animal droppings

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©Jon Hawkins - Surrey Hills Photography

Bluebells: native or not?

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©Luke Massey/2020VISION

Hornets

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© Jon Hawkins - Surrey Hills Photography