Wildlife in Wales

Wales has a wealth of wildlife, some of which are endemic to our small country, such as the Skomer Vole and Fen Orchid.

Grouse lek by Chris Gomersal

It may be chilly but spring is definitely in the air and you can't halt nature.


Weatherman walks

Derek Brockway

Have a go

Try one of the walks from Derek's latest walking series on BBC One Wales.

Wildlife

Toads by Brian Stone

In your garden

Find out about the wildlife you can find on your doorstep.

Weird wildlife

A fin whale

Wildlife photos

A gallery featuring rare and unusual wildlife sightings in Wales.

Wildlife map of Wales

BBC Wales Nature map

Explore Wales

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

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