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  • Park and garden birds

    Park and Garden Birds Guide

    Price
    £3.75

    Is that a chaffinch, greenfinch or bullfinch at the bird feeder? Can you tell apart a song thrush from a mistle thrush? Covering the top 50 birds seen in parks and gardens, including ponds and rivers.

  • Ladybirds

    Ladybirds guide

    Price
    £3.75

    There are 26 conspicuous ladybird species in Britain and Ireland. Beautiful colour paintings of all species by Chris Shields show the key colours and patterns to look out. Co-created with the UK Ladybird Survey.

  • Harvestmen

    Harvestmen

    Price
    £3.75

    Harvestmen are spider-like invertebrates common in late summer and autumn, although species are present all year. The 2nd edition of the FSC's fold-out guide to harvestmen covers all 34 species from Britain and Ireland.

  • Flowers of walks and waysides

    Flowers of walks and waysides

    Price
    £3.75

    Looking for a quick guide to common wild flowers? Gardens, grassy tracks, quiet lanes, hedgerows, playing elds and canal towpaths are a great place to look. Features 42 different flowers to spot.

  • Tree name trail

    Tree name trail

    Price
    £3.75

    Can you tell apart maple and sycamore? Beech and hornbeam? Pine, cedar, spruce and fir? Straightforward questions will quickly guide you to the right answers. Co-created with the Forestry Commission.

  • Butterflies

    Butterflies guide

    Price
    £3.75

    Covering all 60 wild butterflies of Britain and Ireland, with beautiful colour life-sized paintings by acclaimed artist Richard Lewington. Co-created with Butterfly Conservation.

  • Mammal tracks and signs

    Mammal tracks and signs guide

    Price
    £3.75

    Many mammals are shy, making them difficult to see. But mammals often leave signs they have visited an area, like tracks, droppings and burrows. Co-created with the Mammal Society.

  • winter coastal birds guide

    Winter coastal birds guide

    Price
    £3.75

    44 birds to spot along the coast in winter. Seaside birding in winter is quite different to summer: plumage varies, some species are only present in the winter months and large feeding flocks can be seen.

  • Bees

    Bee guide

    Price
    £3.75

    Gardeners know the value of pollinators. Featuring 28 species of bees found in gardens, including mining bees, cavity-nesting bees and cuckoo bees as well as the Big Six bumblebees. Co-created with Buglife.

  • Woodlands: trees, flowers and fungi

    Woodland trees, flowers & fungi

    Price
    £3.75

    The FSC Woodlands: Trees, Flowers and Fungi fold-out guide features 61 tree, flowers, ferns and fungi of UK woodlands. With the help of this guide, there's something to see all year round.

  • Jellyfish

    Jellyfish

    Price
    £3.75

    FSC Jellyfish features 28 jellyfish and allied species of the British and Irish coast: jellyfish, hydroids, soft corals, sea pens, sea fans and sea anemones. Also includes a gallery of the commonest jellyfish washed up on the shore.

  • Seaside flowers

    Seaside flowers

    Price
    £3.75

    38 special flowers of cliffs, sand dunes, saltmarshes and shingle, from buck’s-horn plantain and biting stonecrop to viper’s bugloss and yellow-horned poppy. Many seaside flowers don’t grow anywhere else.

  • Moths guide

    Moths guide

    Price
    £3.75

    Although most moths fly at night, many are active during the day. A surprising number can be seen in gardens. Featuring 103 species which fly in the daytime, including tiger moths, burnet moths and clearwings.

  • Garden bugs and beasties

    Garden bugs and beasties

    Price
    £3.75

    Head into the garden and peer among flowers, grasses and plant pots. Featuring common garden minibeasts, from shieldbugs to snails and froghoppers to ower beetles. Great for young explorers!

  • Summer coastal birds

    Summer coastal birds guide

    Price
    £3.75

    28 birds to spot along the coast in summer. Featuring both cliff-nesting birds (like gannet and razorbill) and waders (like oystercatcher and avocet) as well as all the common seagulls.

  • Grasses

    Grasses guide

    Price
    £3.75

    Want to start identifying grasses? The FSC grasses guide features a manageable list of 30 species, all widespread and common. Descriptions and diagrams demystify specialist terms, from awns to spikelets. Also included is a multi-access key to vegetative characters.