David Chapman

David Chapman

David Chapman is a photographer and writer specialising in the natural history of Britain. He has won many awards for his photography and writing which can be seen in a range of magazines, calendars and books. He owns a smallholding in Cornwall where he aims to attract wildlife.

Latest Articles from David

Greater horseshoe bat
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The greater horseshoe bat

The greater horseshoe bat is one of the rarest mammals in the UK.

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Tree sparrow
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The tree sparrow

Find out how you can help tree sparrow numbers increase.

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Weasel photographed by David Chapman
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The weasel

Wildlife expert David Chapman introduces the weasel, the tiny carnivore with a big personality.

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Ring-necked parakeet
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The ring-necked parakeet

This non-native species has become so common it is included in the British Bird List.

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Nuthatch on a nest box
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Where to position bird boxes

Find out where and when to hang your nest box, and what birds might use it.

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December moth
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December moth

The adult December moth can only be seen in winter.

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Short-eared owl
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The joy of counting garden birds

David Chapman explains the satisfaction of recording garden birds.

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The wren
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The wren

The wren is one of the UK's smallest birds.

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Robin feeding on pyracantha
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Garden bird photography tips

Wildlife photographer David Chapman shares his tips for photographing birds.

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