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UK waterways face “invasional meltdown” from European species, scientists warn:
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Monsoon flooding forces elephants to cross busy roads to reach higher ground in Kaziranga, India #WondersofTheMonsoon
The weird looking frog-faced turtle must lay her eggs before the monsoon arrives #WondersofTheMonsoon @BBCTwo
A toad orgy - male Indian common toads turn golden to mate #WondersofTheMonsoon, @BBCTwo
Assamese macaques make a splash as the monsoon rains arrive #WondersofTheMonsoon @BBCTwo
Dramatic twisted trees are exposed along the dry Mekong, Cambodia, during the dry season #WondersofTheMonsoon
Only 30mins until the next incredible instalment of #WondersofTheMonsoon. 8pm, @BBCTwo
Don't forget: #WondersofTheMonsoon is on tonight, 8pm @BBCTwo. It's a wet & wild one!
The glory of life in yellow - Nature's beauty through the prism of a single colour
Sneak peek at some of the highlights coming up in tomorrow's #WondersofTheMonsoon on @BBCTwo:
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Coming soon -> David Attenborough guides us through the greatest of all adventures in #LifeStory on @BBCOne :
Could lynx stalk Scotland? Here's 5 facts on the cats with a mythic blood-sucking reputation
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It’s an unusual treatment, but injecting trees with garlic could save them from disease ->
Monkey midwife: Female langur makes an extraordinary intervention
Dormice, one of GB’s most endangered mammals, are getting a boost before winter @BBCNature
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Can you tell what this buzzard ate for lunch? See the glory of life in X-Ray:
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When monster red leeches eating giant blue earthworms go viral -> #WondersofTheMonsoon: Tonight, 8pm, @BBCTwo
"Hiya!" Make sure you tune into stunning new series #WondersofTheMonsoon Starts tonight, 8pm, @BBCTwo
Good news -> Corncrakes have had their best breeding season in 45 years in Scotland:
Rare clouded leopard cub hand-reared in zookeeper's bathroom after it was rejected by its mother: @CotsWildTweets
Shark personality test reveals the fearsome fish can be social or solitary ->
Aerial survey photographs show huge numbers of Pacific walrus coming ashore in Alaska:
Summing up September with gorgeous wildlife images from around the world -> Via @guardianeco
Footage of wild chimps’ tool use is evidence of them developing a "new culture":
So this is what it is all about at Richmond Park atm... Deer rut time! @BBCNature @NATUREmag @wildlife_uk @LondonNP
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Sadly, the global loss of species is worse than previously thought, according to @OfficialZSL:
Tree bumblebee rapid spread charted by @uniofeastanglia:
Meerkat pup surprise for Wetheriggs Animal Centre ->
Pygmy seahorses specialise in camouflage. Their colour and shape match surrounding coral:
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The Amazon rainforest is nourished by the remains of ancient African fish, carried in dust blown across the Atlantic:
Here is a little piece I did for @BBCEarth a few weeks ago. It is rather lovely! @EarthUnplugged
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Photographer captures the kingfishers living in London's network of concrete water channels
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Camera traps capture hyenas and jackals gate-crashing South Africa’s vulture “restaurants”: