James Lowen 

Learn how I got into birds, and why you should too! Click here

My books

A Summer of British Wildlife:

100 great days out watching wildlife


It took me a while to immerse myself in the delights of butterflies. Click here to learn what happened and why.


I am utterly addicted to orchids, the most delectable of our flowers. Find out why by clicking here.

My daughter and I have fallen in love with moths. So should you! Click here to read my essay.

To read my essay on life in cold blood (ie reptiles and amphibians), click here

In the book, I write about the winged jewels that are dragonflies and damselflies. Click here to read.