08 Wild Times

Catch up with all the latest developments and discoveries

32 How to see

hunting peregrines Mike Dilger shares his top tips for watching Britain’s largest falcon catch its prey

36 Hidden Britain

Green-banded broodsac: a parasitic flatworm that lights snails up like disco lights

40 Portfolio: New

frontiers A tagging project in South Sudan is the first major stock take of the country’s wildlife

50 The nation’s favourite

place for wildlife All your votes have been counted and verified, and we can reveal that the winner is...

54 Springwatch:

behind the scenes BBC Wildlife editor Paul McGuinness goes on location with Chris and Michaela

62 Cover feature:

back to nature In Argentina’s Iberá Wetlands, a showcase initiative is returning keystone species and restoring this ecosystem

72 Love is in the air

Inside the hidden science behind pollination

78 Living with predators

The problems faced by people who live alongside the world’s fiercest animals


...an important milestone as captive-bred wildcats are released into the wild in Scotland Page 14


How much do you know about the birds and the bees?


The story of how we view wildlife, page 92

86 Q&A

Explore the science of sleep

92 Go Wild

What to expect in the new series of Springwatch?

95 ID Guide

Three pond predators to look out for this month

99 Crossword

Plus Spot the Difference

100 Photo Club

This month’s competition

104 Your Letters

Join the debate

106 Tales from the Bush

A 1,000km bike ride in search of a special goose

discoverwildlife.com BBC WILDLIFE 7