Birds

Writer, producer and conservationist Mary Colwell reveals amazing facts about the world's curlews. 
Waxwing
Ornithologist Mike Toms shares his knowledge of bird migration. 
Tawny owl at roost in woodland (captive bird)
BBC Wildlife writer Mike Toms answers your wild question.
Song thrush
Ornithologist Mike Toms explains the song thrush's unique feeding behaviour.
Whinchat
There has been a 47 per cent range contraction since the early 1970s. Mike Toms from the BTO explains why. 
Harris hawk
Native to the Americas, Harris hawks are now breeding here in the UK, but are they really a threat to joggers asks Paul Stancliffe?
White tern on Midway Atoll in Hawaii
BBC Wildlife contributor Mike Toms explains why these small birds lay their eggs in such a precarious location. 
Ostrich walking through grassland in Namibia
BBC Wildlife contributor Stuart Blackman discusses this strange adaptation of ostriches. 
A wake of vultures around a carcass
Discover fascinating facts about this group of ecologically important birds.
House martin nest
BBC Wildlife contributor Mike Toms answers your wild question.
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