This month’s experts
Wildlife author James Lowen highlights that September is a restless month with creatures rushing to complete reproductive cycles. Page 12. Author and bird guide Dominic Couzens says it’s time for birdwatchers to take a fresh look at the Egyptian Goose. Page 48.
Urban Birder David Lindo visits the Po Delta National Park in Italy, despite the country’s reputation for hunting birds. Page 84.
Tom Mason looks at how to get the best out of bird photography with top tips and expert advice in our special supplement. Supplement page 2.
Dan Mold is another contributor to our photographic guide explaining how to master the art of snapping birds in flight. Supplement page 6.
Arnie Monteith says even common – and seemingly dull – birds, like gulls, can be wonderful to photograph. Supplement page 14.