Found a strange insect in your garden, an unusual plant in the park or a fossil on the beach? Get help identifying it.
Whether you are an amateur naturalist, an expert or just curious, you can ask - or answer - all sorts of questions about the UK's biodiversity and our team of Museum scientists are online to help.
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These forums are looked after by scientists and experts in the Museum’s Identification and Advisory Service.
Our fossil, rock, plant and insect experts are dedicated to answering your natural history questions.
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