Birds & wildlife
It’s on our reserves, in our countryside and back gardens, even in the middle of busy cities. We can all take simple moments to enjoy, help and learn about the animals that we share our environment with.
What's that bird? If you're not sure what it is, try our interactive identifier. Tell us a bit about what you saw and we'll suggest some possible birds.
Over 250 species, with videos, sound clips, photographs, illustrations and helpful articles.
Save the turtle dove
The turtle dove urgently needs our help to save it from UK extinction.
Other garden wildlife
Amphibians and reptiles
Find out more about amphibians and reptiles you could spot in your garden.
Insects and other invertebrates
Information about common insects and other invertebrates you could find.
Find out more about the different mammals that could be living in your garden, from badgers to pipistrelle bats.
Wildlife in your garden guide
Gardening for wildlife
Whether you're planting for wildlife, creating a pond or need advice on chemical free pest control, The RSPB has got you
Wildlife and the law
Find out how wild birds and their eggs and nests are protected by the law and where to find out more detailed info.
How to report crimes against wild birds
Advice on what to do if you witness a bird crime or suspected offence against birds, and who to contact.
Still have questions?
Why not contact our resident experts in the wildlife team?
Nature's Home magazine
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We've been making changes and we'd love to know what you think.