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Discover Nature activities near you... BBC Two - January 2008

Grasslands (Image: Butterfly)

Hands on Nature


Watch nature film guides

Video guides (Image: Sand Lizard)

See how you can get involved in nature watching activities in the countryside.

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Parks (Image: Kite)


Islands (Image: Daffodils c/o Isles of Scilly Tourism)


Waterways (Image: Barn Owl)


Enjoy spectacular nature across the UK from bat watching in Ireland to Red Kites and deer.

Take a boat trip to the Farnes, visit the Isles of Scilly and go bird watching on Skomer Island.

Take a trip on Britain's waterways and discover geology, insects, fish and much more.

Estuaries (Image: Oystercatcher)


Uplands (Image: Reindeer)


Wetlands (Image: Water Lily)


Find out about nature activities in estuaries around the UK from reptile spotting to bird watching.

Visit amazing wildlife in Britain's uplands from the Cairngorms to Yorkshire and the South West.

Visit the wonderful wetland wildlife of Britain from plant life to wild horses and weird insects.

Walking (Image: Ullswater)


Woodlands (Image: Deer)


Coast (Image: Holy Island)


Take to the hills and heaths to enjoy some unusual nature spotting activities.

Date a Scots Pine, go badger spotting in the New Forest, and become an avid bird watcher.

Go rock pooling or fossil hunting on Britain's coast from Dorset and Mull to Holy Island.

About us (Image: Hands on Nature logo)

About Hands on Nature

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Activities (Image: Avocet)

Nature's Calendar

More fabulous nature locations to visit.

  Presenters (Image: Chris Packham )


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