Toad Patrols helping to protect our amphibian populations.

Amphibian populations are under pressure, and at this time of year thousands are killed on our roads as they migrate to their breeding grounds. Organised volunteer groups are doing their best to help as many as possible cross our busy roads with Toad Patrols on some busy crossing sites.

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New Images on Nature Photographers Ltd August 2014

August is traditionally a quiet time for Nature Photographers. Not only does it spell the middle of the holiday season, but the autumn bird migration has yet to get underway. This year seems to have bucked the trend. We have received an influx of excellent invertebrate images from our contributors, with many new species added…

New pictures on NPL June 2014

New pictures on Nature Photographers June 2014 June had a rare bird theme to it with the new images that were lodged with the Nature Photographers library. Without question top of the pile was the addition of Terek Sandpiper, but other rarities such as Great Reed Warbler, Great Snipe, Penduline Tit and Icterine Warbler also made…

Spring birding in Belarus

As part of a project that Nature Photographers is working on with the British Trust for Ornithology, we visited Belarus earlier in the spring. The aim was to obtain images of birds that are hard to get to grips with in western Europe. Target species included Aquatic and River warblers, Terek Sandpiper and Great Snipe;…

New images on Nature Photographers Photolibrary May 2014

May proved to be yet another productive month for new imagery at Nature Photographers Ltd, a really diverse range of pictures being received. With the spring well underway (and a warm one at that) migrant birds such as Cuckoo, Nightjar and Pied Flycatcher began appearing in numbers. With the males actively seeking a female mate, or…

New Images on Nature Photographers April 2014

New images arrived thick and fast during April and the main theme seemed to be birds in flight. We have added some amazing flight shots to the library from common (but difficult to photograph) species such as Blackbird, Yellowhammer and Bullfinch, to rarer birds such as Black Grouse, Sardinian Warbler and Cirl Bunting. Our invertebrate…

NEW IMAGES ON NATURE PHOTOGRAPHERS – MARCH 2014

March proved to be another productive month at Nature Photographers Ltd with a varied selection of new images being added to the picture library. After attempts to cross the Irish Sea were thwarted by the storms earlier in the year, a trip to Wexford Wildfowl Reserve in Southern Ireland yielded a number of stunning images.…