Take a relaxing dip in Sandwell Valley with stress-busting forest bathing.
Coalition calls to introduce urgent safeguards for mountain hare populations.
Witness some fantastic wildlife spectacles, at their sunset safari.
Bird courtship rituals can vary from the spectacular to the bizarre
Wetland reserves are doing great things for people and wildlife
We’ve pulled together some of the best facts about Big Garden Birdwatch!
A small, dark goose - the same size as a mallard. It has a black head and neck and grey-brown back.
A nocturnal bird that can be seen hawking for food at dusk and dawn.
male ring ouzels are particularly distinctive with their black plumage with a pale wing panel and striking white breast band.
Have your say on the future of our countryside
Explore these pages to find an opportunity that suits you.
Use less water in the garden by installing a waterbutt.
There's so much to see and hear at Minsmere, from rare birds and otters to stunning woodland and coastal scenery.
This is a delightful oak woodland to walk through – especially in spring and early summer.
Heathland home to more than 2565 species.
Go on the hunt for fabulous fungi! How many different shapes, colours and sizes can you spot?
Rain or shine - can you help us measure the weather?
Take a Wild Challenge and look out for something with the WOW factor!
Keep up to date with the latest RSPB news stories from across UK and beyond.
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Thursday 12 January 2017
Some regional bird accents, thought to be lost in the UK, can still be heard on the other wise of the world, study finds
Tuesday 20 December 2016
“Scotland’s Place in Europe”, sets out the Scottish Government’s position following the result of the EU referendum.
Tuesday 13 December 2016
The bearded tit – one of the UK's rarest breeding birds – has continued to bounce back from a population crash.
Monday 5 December 2016
RSPB Scotland has dismissed a press release issued today by the Gift of Grouse campaign.
Wednesday 30 November 2016
Floating offshore wind farm given the okay from RSPB Scotland following consultation response.
Thursday 10 November 2016
Results from the fourth national golden eagle survey show that the population has increased to 50 pairs in Scotland.
Wednesday 12 October 2016
The RSPB is calling for better protection for Northumberland’s emblematic bird, the eider duck.
Monday 14 December 2015
It's not just us humans who love a nice piece of cake? Learn how to make a bird-cake that your garden visitors will love
Monday 9 March 2015
The numbers of songbirds illegally killed on a British military base in Cyprus in autumn 214 reached a record high.
Wednesday 24 December 2014
The winter can be a tough time of year for birds. But there are 10 top ways that you can give them a helping hand.