Ok , Africa has the ” Big Five ” , the Amazon is literately teeming with life , North America with it’s bears , wolves and alligators. Travel to Asia for it’s tigers and giant panda’s and then carry on to Australia to find big salt water crocodiles , kangaroos and koala bears. Despite man’s efforts the world is still a wonderful planet full of wildlife . From the largest mammals to the smallest insect , on land , in the air or deep in the ocean, as wildlife photographers we really are spoilt for choice.
The small group of island on the edge of the European mainland that make up the British Isles at around 300,000 km2 ( 30 times smaller than the USA ) has long lost it’s large predator mammals.
But if you scratch the surface so to speak, you’ll find a group of islands and coastal waters full of amazing wildlife. Mountains, forests , marsh and grasslands. Stunning coastlines of sand dunes , beaches and soaring cliffs. lakes , rivers and coastal waters , this diverse landscape is home to an amazing number of wild species.
Here at wildonline we are completely dedicated to the wildlife of the British isles. Have a look at our garden bird quick guide or for more detailed information visit meet the model . Both lists and continually expanding. If you fancy getting involved , writing a feature, have a wildlife photo you want to share or want to write a future meet the model please get in contact.
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