Arguably the world's most prestigious wildlife photography competition -- the Wildlife Photographer of the Year is now open for entries for its 52nd year.Owned and organised by the British Natural History Museum, the competition is open to amateur and professional photographers around the world, and the entries it attracts each year represent a global showcase of some of … [Read more...] about Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 accepting entries
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The world-renowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year (WPY) exhibition is coming to Dublin this year... for the first time ever... and we have a pair of free tickets to give away to one lucky Ireland's Wildlife reader.Co-owned by the Natural History Museum in London and the BBC, WPY is widely acknowledged as the world's most prestigious wildlife photography award. Now in … [Read more...] about Wildlife Photographer of the Year coming to Dublin!
We have 20 species of bumblebee in Ireland -- 14 true bumblebees and 6 cuckoo bumblebees. It’s great to see their rotund furry forms bustling around the garden again with the onset of spring… but for the wildlife enthusiast they present a bit of a conundrum. Several of the most common species of bumblebee look very much alike, making it really difficult to know what … [Read more...] about What’s that Bumblebee?