at its seasonal best
Nature's Calendar is a natural history series.
in beautiful locations around the country, the series offers tips on where to
go to spot some of the most rare and interesting animals, birds, trees and flowers
across the UK.
Mere - featured location. |
Photo - WWT and Richard Taylor-Jones
can visit the locations featured on BBC Nature's Calendar on this website:
A seasonal view
Calendar provides a seasonal look at the very best of what the UK countryside
has to offer - from islands, woodlands and estates to meadows, wetlands and coastal
The autumn series features the animals, plants and marine life of
a wide variety of habitats, offering a user-friendly guide to getting out and
about and enjoying them at this time of year.
We will be looking at how
nature responds to the autumn season.
Highlights include rutting deer, migrating
birds and a swan safari.
Once again, there will be a guide to getting out
and enjoying nature for yourselves.
What's it about?
programme's main aim is to encourage viewers to get out, explore and discover
nature for themselves.
Presenter Chris Packham and his team of three
experts earth scientist Janet Sumner, zoologist Sanjida O'Connell and botanist
Mike Dilger go out and about to show you the very best winter wildlife in the
During the course of the series, they visit spectacular locations such
as Lundy Island, Bass Rock, Cheddar Gorge, the Norfolk Broads and the Giant's
The programme is a 'user's guide' to nature in the UK
and provides a practical guide to what you can do, see and learn.
also tell us about seasonal nature on your travels - we'd like you to send in
your photographs of UK wildlife.
The best images will be used in the special
photo gallery section of the Nature's Calendar website.
Simply send in your
photographs in jpeg form to the following email address - firstname.lastname@example.org
together with your name and a few brief comments about what the image is and where
it was taken.
a book to accompany the series covering all four seasons.
more about the book on this website.
you would like to contact the Nature's Calendar website, please email us at email@example.com.
happy to hear from you and help with any problems. If your query isn't answered
below, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
you have a complaint about any of our services you can visit the complaints
section of the BBC website.