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  1. How I knew the Ynis-hir blue tits had fledged from 100 miles away

    Thursday 13 June 2013, 17:11

    How a Raspberry Pi computer helped Dr Andrew Robinson find out about blue tits nesting 100 miles away.

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  2. Long-tailed tits - working together

    Wednesday 12 June 2013, 15:41

    The extraordinary behaviour of long-tailed tits who help to raise others' young.

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  3. Orchids

    Wednesday 12 June 2013, 13:13

    Why the common spotted orchid is so special.

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  4. Working together to protect the UK's trees

    Wednesday 12 June 2013, 11:28

    The importance of tree health has been brought home at the Chelsea Flower Show 'stop the spread' show garden.

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  5. Camera trapping in the New Forest

    Tuesday 11 June 2013, 14:03

    Camera trapping provides a non-invasive insight into the animal world.

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  6. On the rocks

    Tuesday 11 June 2013, 11:52

    Why there is simply nowhere better than on a rocky shore.

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  7. Caring for bats in trouble

    Monday 10 June 2013, 11:56

    As the weather warms, bats become more active and very occasionally they can find their way into trouble.

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  8. Feeding red kites: a view from the Chilterns

    Friday 7 June 2013, 11:34

    Why red kites in the Chilterns now see gardens as an easy source of food.

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  9. Hornets

    Thursday 6 June 2013, 18:25

    Entomologist Steven Falk describes the habits of the hornet.

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  10. Moths and apple orchards

    Thursday 6 June 2013, 18:06

    Camerman Richard Taylor-Jones explains why orchards are so important for the UK's moths.

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  11. Magnificent moths

    Thursday 6 June 2013, 17:00

    Moths have a bad image, but they can be just as colourful as butterflies.

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  12. Beachcombing at low tide

    Thursday 6 June 2013, 13:25

    As the sea warms up, spring is the perfect time to look for marine plants and animals.

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  13. Long-tailed tits

    Thursday 6 June 2013, 12:48

    Long-tailed tits are the cutest of British birds.

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  14. Raspberry Pi bird box

    Wednesday 5 June 2013, 18:27

    How to monitor bird activity from anywhere in the world, with a small computer and a smart phone.

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  15. Basking sharks

    Wednesday 5 June 2013, 16:07

    Why the Isle of Man is one of the best places in the world to watch basking sharks.

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  16. Beach strandlines

    Wednesday 5 June 2013, 14:06

    Wildlife photographer and marine specialist explores the wildlife of beach strandlines.

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  17. Raithlin Island

    Wednesday 5 June 2013, 11:31

    The RSPB's Liam McFaul describes why Raithlin Island is so special for birds and other wildlife.

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  18. Honey bees

    Tuesday 4 June 2013, 16:49

    Dr David Aston of the British Beekeepers Association on how the weather affects bees and why they swarm.

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  19. Moray Firth dolphins

    Tuesday 4 June 2013, 12:59

    Field officer Charlie Phillips waits to see if six special dolphins have made it through the winter unscathed. 

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  20. Small tortoiseshell butterflies

    Monday 3 June 2013, 16:36

    The small tortoiseshell butterfly is one of the UK's most colourful butterflies.

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