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A small tortoiseshell butterfly

Butterflies

A collection of colourful butterfly photos from around Wales.

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Find an activity

Discover wild and wacky things to do in your area.

Wild About Nature

Seaside spotter guide

Spotter Guides

Tick off what you've spotted with our handy wildlife spotter guides.

Common frog by Evan North

Wildlife in Wales

Everything you need to know about nature in Wales - including pictures, wildlife guides and the best places to find them.

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Wildlife in Wales

Grey seal pup on Holyhead

Species guides

Wales has a dazzling array of rare and endemic species.

Surf spots in Wales

BBC Wales surfing map

Explore the coast

Wales is full of great surfing beaches. Here are the best ones.

Wildlife map of Wales

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Explore Wales

Zoom in and discover wildlife in your area with our interactive map.

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A tiger shark on BBC Nature

Amazing animals

Discover a world of natural history on BBC Nature.

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