Oscar Dewhurst / Red knot (Calidris canutus) flock at high tide roost. Snettisham, Norfolk, UK. October.
Guy Edwardes / Sunrise from Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis, Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, Dorset, UK, April.
Guy Edwardes / Ammonite Fossil, Ammonite Graveyard, Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis, Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, Dorset, UK, April.
Richard Hopkins / Close up shot of Female European otter (Lutra lutra) eating fish surrounded by seaweed, Shetland, UK, December.
Richard Hopkins / Female European otter (Lutra lutra) looking directly at camera as her male cub suckles before she turns away from him; he pesters her to feed him again. Shetland, UK, September.
David Fleetham / Aerial view of airplane shadow over shallow water near sand bar, with boats in the water. Sumion Island, Cebu, Philippines.
David Noton / Rainbow over Mupe Bay on Christmas Eve, Jurassic Coast, Dorset, England, UK. December 2019.
Ben Cranke / King penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) congregate on the beach, seeking a safe point to go into the sea, with male Southern elephant seals (Mirounga leonina) blocking their path. St Andrew's Bay,...
Marie Read / Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) excavating nest scrape on beach by squatting and kicking backwards using its feet, Long Island, New York, USA, August.
Marie Read / Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) brooding small chick in nest on beach, Long Island, New York, USA, August.
Marie Read / Black Skimmers (Rynchops niger) nesting, one adult feeds a fish to a small chick that emerges from underneath second adult, Long Island, New York USA, August.
John Chan / Elegant terns (Thalasseus elegans) gathering at mussel bed during breeding season, one hovering tern has a mussel clamped to its foot, a common mishap caused by stepping on an open mussel, Bolsa Chica...
Guy Edwardes / Coastal waterfall, Isle of Purbeck, Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, Dorset, England, UK. December 2020
Guy Edwardes / Durdle Door in winter during Storm Emma, Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England, UK. March 2018
Nick Garbutt / Adult humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) diving in deep water channel. Great Bear Rainforest, British Columbia, Canada. COP26 Countdown Photo Competition 2021 Finalist. (digitally stitched image)
Tui De Roy / Galapagos sea lion (Zalophus wollebaeki) female and male on red volcanic beach, Rabida Island, Galapagos, Ecuador
Ismaele Tortella / Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra) swimming with snow on its back, calling, Norway
Doug Gimesy / Royal penguin (Eudyptes schlegeli) walks along the beach. Sandy bay, Macquarie Island, Australian Territory.
John Chan / American avocets (Recurvirostra americana) foraging in a tidal basin, Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, Southern California, USA, October.
John Chan / American white pelicans (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) foraging in tidal basin at sunset, Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, Southern California, USA, September.
John Chan / Group of Brent geese (Branta bernicla) foraging in Eelgrass (Zostera marina) bed, Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, Southern California, USA, March.
Shane Gross / Red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle) propagules / plantlets which become fully mature plants before dropping off the parent tree to drift away and establish a new tree. Bahamas.
Pal Hermansen / An aerial shot panning up to reveal a coastal landscape with football field, houses and mountains in the background, Henningsver, Lofoten, Norway, August.
Shane Gross / Lemon shark juvenile (Negaprion brevirostris) swimming in mangrove habitat near blue crab (Callinectes sapidus), a prey species for the shark. Eleuthera, Bahamas.
Shane Gross / Lemon shark juvenile (Negaprion brevirostris) trying to feed on the leaves of a red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle). As pups, the sharks have to learn to hunt for themselves and sometimes make mistakes....
Pal Hermansen / Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) landing on coast in midnight sun. Lofoten, Norway. July.
Guy Edwardes / Portland Bill lighthouse at night with Milky Way, Isle of Portland, Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, Dorset, England, UK, June.
Pal Hermansen / RF - Double exposure shot of sheet of ice on Greenland Sea with snow covered mountains in background. Krossfjorden, Svalbard, Norway. April 2018. (This image may be licensed either as rights managed o...
Juergen Freund / Firefly (Lampyridae) trails on beach at night, Palm tree silhouetted against milky way. Oak Beach, Port Douglas, Far North Queensland, Australia. 2016.
Wayne Wu Ying / Wild Wonders of China / Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin (Sousa chinensis) Tai O, western side of Lantau Island, Hong Kong, China
Guy Edwardes / Waves crashing against sea wall and Porthcawl Lighthouse during Storm Ciara, people storm watching surrounded by waves. Mid Glamorgan, Wales, UK. February 2020.
Jeff Vanuga / White horses of the Camargue galloping through marshes in the Camargue regioin of France.
Ross Hoddinott / Westward Ho! beach at sunrise, colourful sky at low tide and tidal pool, north Devon, UK. February.
Ross Hoddinott / St Michael's Mount at sunrise with a rainbow over Penzance, Marazion, Wesat Cornwall, UK. February.
Brandon Cole / Orca whales (Orcinus orca), three adult male resident killer whales travelling together at sunset. British Columbia, Canada, Pacific Ocean.
Nick Hawkins / Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser sturio), Minas Basin of the Bay of Fundy, Canada. July 2019.
Nick Hawkins / Baird's tapir (Tapirus bairdii) walking along a beach in Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica. Endangered.
David Hall / Split level of a Lion's mane Jellyfish (Cyanea capillata) and Feather-boa kelp (Egregia menziesii), Seven-tree Island, Browning Pass, Queen Charlotte Strait, British Columbia, Canada. September.
Terry Whittaker / Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus). Hornstrandir, Iceland. Blue colour morph in winter coat. Photographed by camera trap. March
Guy Edwardes / Gorse (Ulex europaeus)on cliffs above St Oswald's Bay, Dorset, England, UK, May.
Guy Edwardes / Sunset over The Brisons from Porth Nanven, Cot Valley, St. Just, Cornwall, England, UK, November 2007
Guy Edwardes / Wave shaped chalk boulder beneath Beer Head at sunset
Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, Branscombe, Devon, England
Guy Edwardes / Limestone Sea Stack at Portland Bill on the Isle of Portland, Jurassic Coast, Dorset, England, UK.
Guy Edwardes / Coastline at Land's End towards Enys Dodnan and Armoured Knight, Cornwall, England, UK, October 2007.
Guy Edwardes / Ardnamurchan Lighthouse, Ardnamurchan Peninsula,
Scotland, UK. October 2006.
Guy Edwardes / Reynisdrangur stacks with long exposure of waves,, Vik i Myrdal, Iceland, September 2015.
Guy Edwardes / Tarn Hows, Lake District National Park, Cumbria, England, November 2007